Battling the Stigma of Depression

Depression is a mental illness and right there with the words “mental illness”, people’s eyes widen and they shift just a little further away from you. Although the facts about clinical depression are becoming more common knowledge, this has become a double-edged sword for many depressives. They fear that others will stigmatize them for having a mental illness…

Read the rest of my article at Yahoo! Voices.  Thanks!

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