This document lists an index of common in-language mental health terms and definitions that can help you quickly identify the proper word when speaking to your audience and describing mental health conditions.
IN HMONG. This simple chart outlines some of the key myths about mental illness and offers brief facts to help you debunk them. The second page includes citations from the latest research that support the facts. You can offer this chart as a handout, or just pick one or two myths that may be relevant to […]
Disability Rights California created this simple fact sheet on people-first language to teach us all how to refer to people who have been diagnosed with a mental illness in ways that are respectful and free of the labels that can so easily create stigma. INTRODUCTION: We all want to be accepted for being ourselves. Our […]