Bad Ideas for Mental Illness Awareness Week
Bad Ideas for Mental Illness Awareness Week… Start a protest group to scare people that mentally ill people coming to get you.
How do you know if you’re at the wrong type of awareness group? Well, If someone says ‘come on guys, let’s go make people aware of the mentally ill’ and hands you a sign that says “THEY are among US” or “BEWARE of the Mentally Ill.” Then it’s a sure bet someone just doesn’t get the point of Mental Health Week.
Here is a good idea for Mental Illness Awareness week, make a video!
Check out Dani Z’s Video Tribute to Mental health Week.
Do you want to add a video too?
Mental Illness Awareness Week is October 3rd – 9th. What are you doing to raise awareness?
You can upload your videos to http://www.megaupload.com/ and email me the link. firstname.lastname@example.org
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PS: Today is my wedding anniversary – 19 years. I’m off to have some family time and some cake… Yum!
Congrats to the week Best of the Blog:
Rediscover You: Therapy and the Paradoxical Theory of Change (The Therapist Within)
Body Image & Weight Loss: What Are You Waiting For? (Weightless)
(Mental Health Humor) – It’s so important to inject a bit of humor in our every day. Chato Stewart does it again with this humorous, yet informative post on an important celebration-Mental Illness Awareness Week.
On the Road – For Mental Health Awareness Week… (Coming Out Crazy)
Stewart, C. (2010). Bad Ideas for Mental Illness Awareness Week. Psych Central. Retrieved on April 21, 2015, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/humor/2010/10/bad-ideas-for-mental-illness-awareness-week/