Here's a little note to you and to me today;
in honour of
M E N T A L H E A L T H A W A R E N E S S W E E K
.: 5-11 October 2015 :.
D I D Y O U K N O W ? ?
The average person tells 4 lies a day or 1460 a year;
a total of 87,600 by the age of 60.
And the most common is:
"That's the stigma, because, unfortunately, we live in a world where if you break your arm, everyone runs over to sign your cast, but if you tell people you're depressed, everyone runs the other way. That's the stigma. We are so, so, so accepting of any body part breaking down, other than our brains. And that's ignorance. That's pure ignorance. And that ignorance has created a world that doesn't understand depression, that doesn't understand mental health."