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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Najwa

Najwa

I make a pledge to offer helpful, relatable advice with no judgement attached; I will give my own personal stories to try and help others of whom are still suffering or beginning to recover from any type of mental health issue; I will also try and put any stereotypical views upon mental health to bed.

DientaAlias

DientaAlias

I believe that mental health stigmatization has been going on for long enough, and it is time to end it. It is imperative that steps are being taken to tackle this problem. There are so many adverse effects, most of them being violence. My uncle killed his wife due to his mental illness. I would like to prevent cases like this from hapenning again.

Akeridae

Akeridae

No longer will I let people suffer silently. I've already lost a brother to a mental illness, and I'm not prepared to lose anyone else.

ChcolateLover

ChcolateLover

i will look out for friends and loved ones and support them... sometimes

shinade

shinade

To a certain point I pledge to support people who are suffering from any kind of mental health condition, I will listen, be non-judgemental and help to come up with resolutions and solutions to best support that individual.

Georgina

Georgina

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kapow to Stigma

Kapow to Stigma

We at Friends for Springfield Mind are proud to stand up as Suffers of Mental Illness against Stigma, not just for ourselves but the others who suffer.

Shahdas01

Shahdas01

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Stephanie

Stephanie

i am making this pledge as i have recently been diagnosed with depression, i have grown up and seen depression growing up yet i didn't realise if would affect me personally.

I am on daily medication and still struggling with what lies ahead for me, its only been 13 days...

I want to raise awareness for people who don't understand what depression really is and also for people who don't want to speak out about their mental illness.

#supportmentalillness

Bonni

Bonni

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cami

Cami

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lesley

Lesley

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Hayley

Hayley

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

HaiziDaizi

HaiziDaizi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Brad

Brad

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jessica

Jessica

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

tom e

tom e

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Alaska

Alaska

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Gail

Gail

I pledge to never be silenced and to continue to speak out and advocate for awareness and understanding of mental health. I pledge to do all I can to help end the stigma ~Gail~

Stephanie

Stephanie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Karlo

Karlo

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Siobhan

Siobhan

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Kathy

Kathy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lorraine

Lorraine

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

courtney

courtney

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Georgia

Georgia

I've suffered with my mental health and don't tell anyone as they think I look fine; so I must be fine, but I will still challenge discrimination or stigma when I see it.

Clare

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Sarah Beth

Sarah Beth

Thank you for working so hard to take better care of the mentally ill in your country. Unfortunately, Americans aren't currently as proactive as you Brits are when it comes to mental health education and acceptance. I'd like to help change that.

Sasa

Sasa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lei Kheng

Lei Kheng

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Leisa

Leisa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Tiffany

Tiffany

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Emma

Emma

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

kizzie

kizzie

I will take extra care to look out for signs in my friends and family so that they can get help easily.

Vincent

Vincent

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Kay

Kay

I will never make anyone I love feel as though they are anything less because of their mental state, and will always be there for them.

Alice

Alice

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Claire

Claire

Because I share the experience

Sue

Sue

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Lucy

Lucy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jodie

Jodie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Alex

Alex

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Cindy

Cindy

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Thomas

Thomas

I will volunteer at a local event to raise awareness of mental health.

Mich

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Jo

Jo

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Sky

Sky

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Liam

Liam

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

nmegqanbell123

nmegqanbell123

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Daniel

Daniel

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Charlotte

Charlotte

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Heather

Heather

I will also talk about my mental health issues.

Manisha

Manisha

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

jnitro99

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

bell

bell

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jacqueline

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Postie

Postie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Chantal

Chantal

I have borderline personality disorder, I am recovering from self harm,depression and I want to let people know they are beautiful and they can do it!

Ckay

Ckay

I have Bipolar Affective Disorder. As soon as someone new knows they automatically jump the gun presuming I'm 'crazy'. I'm making a pledge to prove to society people with mental health conditions can lead a perfectly normal life and maintain jobs/relrarionships, we are just special in a different way! Nobody should ever feel ashamed that they have a condition, I love hearing people's stories of their experiences with mental health and how far they have came. Life's already tough nevermind with a mental health condition. Extraordinary people with extraordinary brains I say!

Sarah

Sarah

I have suffered with anxiety, depression and moments of not wanting to carry on, if me talking about mental health and listening to others helps one person feel they are not alone and they can get through this dark spell, it is worth it!

Rhiannon

I will not hide my anxiety any more

Amba

Amba

I will do everything in my power to end discrimination towards mental health and be there for those who need support

Lily

Lily

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Coz

Coz

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Heady

Heady

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Chlo

Chlo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

auds

auds

iwill be there for those enduring mental health problems and help them see it through.

Quen

Quen

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Bernard

Bernard

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Dan

Dan

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Georgia

Georgia

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Bej89

Bej89

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Iram

Iram

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jordz

Jordz

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Adhya

Adhya

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Nettie

Nettie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Danni

Danni

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Emily

Emily

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Becki

Becki

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Alisha

Alisha

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Arri

Arri

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Ambs

Ambs

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ALLO

ALLO

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lianne

Lianne

I am here to answer any questions people with anxiety and/or panic disorder may have!

Raquel

Raquel

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Martha

Martha

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Rachel

Rachel

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Janine

Janine

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

im playing hide and seek with dad. hes wining by 16 years

im playing hide and seek with dad. hes wining by 16 years

when I find him I know where I'm gonna hide... with madlin maccan. no ones found her yet. shes really good at this game.

Dawn

Dawn

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jess

Jess

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Nikola

Nikola

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Emily

Emily

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

its.saida

its.saida

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Leo

Leo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Amber

Amber

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

shrivi

shrivi

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Allison

Allison

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Clarissa

Clarissa

From the Los Angeles but support ending stigma EVERYWHERE.

zoe

zoe

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lynsey

Lynsey

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Izzie

Izzie

I will never back down and will always be there for others, I will always fight against stigma.

Terryberry

Terryberry

Be kind to everyone you see, you never know what they may be going through. Everyone has a story, not just you.

Karen

Karen

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Maddie

Maddie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Cat

I pledge to learn others that just because mental health isn't in a sense a physical one they you can see, so to speak, it does not men it is not there. It should not be ignored because people undervalue it, as in there eyes it's "not visible". WE WILL BE HEARD.

Jess

Jess

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Fran

Fran

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Connall

Connall

Letting those with mental health issues have paid "sick" days as the brain gets sick just as the body does, just because it is not visible doesn't mean it doesn't exist.

Alex

Alex

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

David

David

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Paul

Paul

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Katherine

Katherine

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Gail

Gail

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Andrea

Andrea

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Bradley

Bradley

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Ryn

Ryn

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Anna

Anna

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Nelly

Nelly

I will beat you,im not scared of you. Your just an annoying voice in my head and im stronger than you think.

friz

friz

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Sarah

Sarah

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Camille

Camille

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Crystal

Crystal

I will support my boyfriend who has depression. We are a team

Laura

Laura

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kman

Kman

I have a new blog entitled mancholy.com, reaching out to others' suffering from depression and melancholy. All are welcome,however the intent is to try to make a place whereas males feel comfortable to discuss without fear of any stigma.

Simone

Simone

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Joanna

I pledge to live a life filled with understanding and compassion. I pledge to turn fear into hope, and hope into life.

crazy Angel

crazy Angel

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Savingsammy

Savingsammy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Nicole

Nicole

I Tayra pledge to be a supportive person to others when needed, and be friendly to everyone around me

Angelica

Angelica

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Justin

Justin

I will always be there for people who are struggling and try my best to help them.

Money makin mina

Money makin mina

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Gabe

Gabe

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Rebecca

Rebecca

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Kennedy

Kennedy

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Karina

Karina

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Glo

Glo

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Ella

Ella

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Katia

Katia

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Iridian

Iridian

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Ni

Ni

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Lily

Lily

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Conn

Conn

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

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Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

Najwa

Najwa

I make a pledge to offer helpful, relatable advice with no judgement attached; I will give my own personal stories to try and help others of whom are still suffering or beginning to recover from any type of mental health issue; I will also try and put any stereotypical views upon mental health to bed.

DientaAlias

DientaAlias

I believe that mental health stigmatization has been going on for long enough, and it is time to end it. It is imperative that steps are being taken to tackle this problem. There are so many adverse effects, most of them being violence. My uncle killed his wife due to his mental illness. I would like to prevent cases like this from hapenning again.

Akeridae

Akeridae

No longer will I let people suffer silently. I've already lost a brother to a mental illness, and I'm not prepared to lose anyone else.

ChcolateLover

ChcolateLover

i will look out for friends and loved ones and support them... sometimes

shinade

shinade

To a certain point I pledge to support people who are suffering from any kind of mental health condition, I will listen, be non-judgemental and help to come up with resolutions and solutions to best support that individual.

Georgina

Georgina

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Kapow to Stigma

Kapow to Stigma

We at Friends for Springfield Mind are proud to stand up as Suffers of Mental Illness against Stigma, not just for ourselves but the others who suffer.

Shahdas01

Shahdas01

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Stephanie

Stephanie

i am making this pledge as i have recently been diagnosed with depression, i have grown up and seen depression growing up yet i didn't realise if would affect me personally.

I am on daily medication and still struggling with what lies ahead for me, its only been 13 days...

I want to raise awareness for people who don't understand what depression really is and also for people who don't want to speak out about their mental illness.

#supportmentalillness

Bonni

Bonni

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Cami

Cami

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lesley

Lesley

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Hayley

Hayley

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

HaiziDaizi

HaiziDaizi

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Brad

Brad

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jessica

Jessica

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

tom e

tom e

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Alaska

Alaska

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Gail

Gail

I pledge to never be silenced and to continue to speak out and advocate for awareness and understanding of mental health. I pledge to do all I can to help end the stigma ~Gail~

Stephanie

Stephanie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Karlo

Karlo

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Siobhan

Siobhan

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Kathy

Kathy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Lorraine

Lorraine

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

courtney

courtney

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Georgia

Georgia

I've suffered with my mental health and don't tell anyone as they think I look fine; so I must be fine, but I will still challenge discrimination or stigma when I see it.

Clare

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Sarah Beth

Sarah Beth

Thank you for working so hard to take better care of the mentally ill in your country. Unfortunately, Americans aren't currently as proactive as you Brits are when it comes to mental health education and acceptance. I'd like to help change that.

Sasa

Sasa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lei Kheng

Lei Kheng

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Leisa

Leisa

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Tiffany

Tiffany

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Emma

Emma

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

kizzie

kizzie

I will take extra care to look out for signs in my friends and family so that they can get help easily.

Vincent

Vincent

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Kay

Kay

I will never make anyone I love feel as though they are anything less because of their mental state, and will always be there for them.

Alice

Alice

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Claire

Claire

Because I share the experience

Sue

Sue

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Lucy

Lucy

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jodie

Jodie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Alex

Alex

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Cindy

Cindy

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Thomas

Thomas

I will volunteer at a local event to raise awareness of mental health.

Mich

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Jo

Jo

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Sky

Sky

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Liam

Liam

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

nmegqanbell123

nmegqanbell123

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Daniel

Daniel

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Charlotte

Charlotte

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Heather

Heather

I will also talk about my mental health issues.

Manisha

Manisha

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

jnitro99

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

bell

bell

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Jacqueline

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Postie

Postie

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Chantal

Chantal

I have borderline personality disorder, I am recovering from self harm,depression and I want to let people know they are beautiful and they can do it!

Ckay

Ckay

I have Bipolar Affective Disorder. As soon as someone new knows they automatically jump the gun presuming I'm 'crazy'. I'm making a pledge to prove to society people with mental health conditions can lead a perfectly normal life and maintain jobs/relrarionships, we are just special in a different way! Nobody should ever feel ashamed that they have a condition, I love hearing people's stories of their experiences with mental health and how far they have came. Life's already tough nevermind with a mental health condition. Extraordinary people with extraordinary brains I say!

Sarah

Sarah

I have suffered with anxiety, depression and moments of not wanting to carry on, if me talking about mental health and listening to others helps one person feel they are not alone and they can get through this dark spell, it is worth it!

Rhiannon

I will not hide my anxiety any more

Amba

Amba

I will do everything in my power to end discrimination towards mental health and be there for those who need support

Lily

Lily

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Coz

Coz

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Heady

Heady

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Chlo

Chlo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

auds

auds

iwill be there for those enduring mental health problems and help them see it through.

Quen

Quen

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Bernard

Bernard

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Dan

Dan

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Georgia

Georgia

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Bej89

Bej89

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Iram

Iram

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jordz

Jordz

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Adhya

Adhya

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Nettie

Nettie

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Danni

Danni

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Emily

Emily

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Becki

Becki

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Alisha

Alisha

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Arri

Arri

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Ambs

Ambs

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

ALLO

ALLO

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Lianne

Lianne

I am here to answer any questions people with anxiety and/or panic disorder may have!

Raquel

Raquel

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Martha

Martha

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Rachel

Rachel

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Janine

Janine

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

im playing hide and seek with dad. hes wining by 16 years

im playing hide and seek with dad. hes wining by 16 years

when I find him I know where I'm gonna hide... with madlin maccan. no ones found her yet. shes really good at this game.

Dawn

Dawn

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Jess

Jess

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Nikola

Nikola

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Emily

Emily

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

its.saida

its.saida

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Leo

Leo

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed.

Amber

Amber

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

shrivi

shrivi

I will keep in touch and ask a friend or loved one how they are.

Allison

Allison

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.

Clarissa

Clarissa

From the Los Angeles but support ending stigma EVERYWHERE.

zoe

zoe

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

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