Tag Archives: Stigma

Managing Anxiety

June 10, 2023, is the 3rd annual National Action Anxiety Day! The purpose of this day is to help raise awareness to understand anxiety disorders and how they impact the daily lives of those affected. Anxiety can also affect performance at work and school, relationships with family, coworkers, supervisors, friends, and teachers. Together we can […]

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Mental Health Matters – Fight the Stigma

Combating stigma related to mental illness starts with how we use language – something that continuously evolves. In our organizations, we must be aware of any outdated language being used. Everyone can be a champion against stigma when practicing the use of appropriate and respectful language. So, as you communicate with others, be mindful that […]

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Let’s Talk Anxiety

In Canada, every 1 out of 5 youth who need mental health services receives them. This is a clear indication that there is a critical need for youth to receive mental health information. There is a great need to eliminate the stereotypes and stigma around mental health, making it even more important to educate our […]

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