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Iniciadores de discusion (Discussion Starters)

EN ESPAÑOL. Engaging your audience in conversation can be tricky. Sometimes audience members have plenty of questions and comments, but other times they have little to offer. If you are looking to engage your audience in discussion around the issue of stigma related to mental illness, these discussion starters may be helpful.

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Language(s): Spanish

Mitos y hechos (Myths & Facts)

EN ESPAÑOL. 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 […]

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Language(s): Spanish

Tips Toward Plain Language

When discussing issues related to mental health, people sometimes rely on jargon specific to the field or complex scientific terms that others may not understand. When speaking to audiences, it is important to remember that plain language is best to ensure all of your messages are received. Disability Rights created this helpful tip sheet to […]

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Language(s): English, Spanish