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Are you a journalist who wants to know the difference between schizophrenia and a personality disorder? Are you planning to write a drama script about mental health but don't know how to make it realistic or do you work in a breaking news environment and come out in a cold sweat when a story featuring someone with a mental health problem flashes across the wires?

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Read all the latest press releases from the Time to Change campaign.

It’s important that we challenge myths so we understand the real facts about mental health problems and how they can affect people.

Media portrayals and reporting of mental illness are incredibly powerful in educating and influencing the public.

“As a boxer, you can always see the opponent you’re fighting. Mental health problems, and people’s narrow-mindedness about them, are not so easy to see.”

We've joined forces with Newscast to release a selection of images to provide alternatives to the 'headclutcher' image.

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