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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

Jenna

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

Kiel Locke

Hiya Everyone, Today I Got Dignosed with Emotional Unstable Personality Disorder. I Don't Really Understand It But I Know that A Few Times Of Giving Up! I'm 21, Gay Male And Don't Know Who To Really Talk Too. I Guess I'm looking for people that are going throw what I go throw. The idea of making friends with EUPD would be the next step forward as I'm waiting for my treatment. Anyone know of any good sites and ways I can manage my disorder? Would be really great full..

AMD

I will be an ally to this cause in any way I can.

alikazmi

1 in 6 British workers are affected by conditions like anxiety, depression and stress every year

Jen

I will look out for friends and loved ones and support them when needed, as well as challenging stigma around mental health issues when I see it. The more open we are around these issues the more comfortable people will feel about getting help and helping others. The world needs healing!

kaz

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

karen

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Gary

I will share my story of mental health so people can learn from it, i will continue to support through my day to day work the issues around mental health and drive to remove the stigma. In all i do i will endeavour to raise awareness of mental health from both the patient and carer view.

Paul

Anxiety & Depression. Everyone Will Suffer A Mental Illness In Their Lives. You May Attack Someone Because Your Ill. Get Support and Rely on Councelling. Friends Are Important

Candice

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

Snooki

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

Penguin supporter

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

Penguin

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

Rebecca

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

Mols

I have been living with generalised anxiety disorder and I am a highly sensitive person. HSP is a real thing! Anxiety is scary at first and sometimes you feel like a different person in that state. I want to share that you can live a normal and happy life.

Hel

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

Tom

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

Wayne

I have a generalised anxiety disorder that I have been ashamed of and hidden for years, I am now sharing this illness with family and friends to help break the stigma...

Christine

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

CJ

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

Candice

I pledge to be honest about my mental health, to help people understand that my feelings and actions are symptoms of an illness, the same as any other illness.

Jay

I will be a true friend. I will look for those subtle changes. I will check in with friends, colleagues & family members. I will be an ear or a shoulder. I will champion mental health awareness and challenge mental health stigma.

Peter

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

Sacha

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

Live wire

We all struggle , just some hide it better than others

Don's

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

Jamie

I will continue to use my lived experience of battling (and beating!)mental health difficulties to help others. I will support my friends, family and anyone who needs support in their time of need, I will listen and support until the whole world knows it's ok to struggle and sharing this time makes it easier! I am in your corner.

MrsO

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

Ed

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

Hoveringclose

PPP took me to the wrong side of insanity. Now I'm just hovering close. I aim to be the antithesis of 'Capable Louise'. The voice/unflattering photo of reality to make you feel better amid a sea of photoshopped adverts. To share failures, gaffs, what I look like when I wake up (spoiler: sh1t/insane/ludicrous) hoping that having confidence in my imperfections, laughing while making a mess of things, might help others judge themselves less harshly and feel confidence in their own imperfect selves.
#LetsTakeThePressureOff our looks/grades/parenting/careers/children
#LetsBeRealisticallyImperfect children/parents/partners
#LetsMakeMentalHealthGreatAgain #LifeIsToBeLived @hoveringclose

Kelley

I have BPD, Bipolar and PTSD. My mental heath journey has been a long one. Scarry at times. I pledge to never be ashamed of my condition, or use my condition as a crutch. I also make a pledge to educate others and share my story to help end the Stigma.

Spanner

I suffer with mental health difficulties and I want to challenge stigma and raise awarenwas

Sarah

To raise awareness about mental health and to help get rid of the stigma.

Babs

I am going to study counselling this year so I can make a difference where I work and with my children.

Ciaran

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

Megan

I will continue to address mental health issues and raise awareness to these problems that so many of us find difficult to talk about.

Rachel

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

Digi

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

Windy

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

Tetley

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

Mark

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

Mel

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

Cameraman

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

Kate

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

RuthieRoo

I will actively work as a Mental Health Champion for the company I work for; challenging mental health stigma, raising awareness and providing support

Lisa

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

Moranox

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

Ceinwen

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

Sotiria

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

Jay

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

Author

I am authoring my autobiography, sharing my experiences of child abandonment, neglect, sexual abuse and post traumatic stress disorder through my publishing and making awareness in the wider community, I also pledge to break down stigma and cultural barriers.

laila valente

I will share mental health stories to make it a conversation topic and make others understand mental health.
I am currently researching mental health for a big school project so I can spread awareness at my school as well.

Natasha

I pledge to share my mental health experiences and I will be there ready to listen for when people are ready to talk.

Celine

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

Doughnut

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

Sabrina

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

Lucy

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

jocelyn

I am 16 years old & want to tell you about my story. If you have anxiety , panic attacks, depression ect do not give up! I felt so hopeless & so scared, i honesty thought my life was over. I tried everything and nothing seemed to work. I stopped eating , going out, caring about myself. I eventually went to see a physiologist and they sent me to the hospital. With help , patience and love you will get through it! Take time by the minute even by the seconds . This experience is only making you stronger!

Emily

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

Serena

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

tomasaquinas

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

Nicci

I will share my story and be more open to my mental health. I will not let it conquer me, I will learn to live with it. I will be okay.

Ogreeny

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

Cocknose

These are big shoulders. Available.

AnnaExoxo

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

Emily

I myself have a mental illness, so will do everything I can to be there for those I care about to support them and make sure, with or without illness, they know they are not alone.

Steve

When asking anyone if they're ok, I will double check that they really are ok, not just taking 'yeah' as an answer!

Sara

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

Angela

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

Keith

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

Cheese ball

I'm schizophrenic a human with feelings not a monster you make us all out to be.
HAVE A NICE DAY

kath

I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it.
I will help those around me when suffering and I will share my mental health story when deemed appropriate!

Tanya

I want to help challenge the stigma attached to mental health. There needs to be more openness to help those who need a little help.

Richie

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

Arti

I will do my best to spread kindness and listen to those around me the best I can.

Keegan

I tried to overcome the stigma against my illnesses, I lost my job of 11 years due to my bad health .. I had to work with uneducated ignorant people, who didn't want to understand my journey. It was more like a mission, and I am still here .. Still Living and taking one step at a time.

gill

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

Sunny

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

I will keep in touch and ask friends and family how they are.

I will raise awareness and attempt to remove the extreme taboo of mental health especially in the Asian community.

Cedric

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

Sansilenti

Having lost a son through mental health I know there is so much that needs to be done ..
Michael took his own life in 2001His life could have been saved but lack of intervention from the doctors who pushed his case to one side prevented this . As the years have passed nothing has changed .. All the help from friends and family count being there counts .. it could save a life ❤

Pops

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

sam

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

Elizabeth

I hope by starting a conversation it'll provide a loved one, friend or stranger with the confidence to realise they're not alone, find their voice and talk. It took me 20 years to find mine.

Roger

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

Pen

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

Mandie

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

Mer

I will never leave anyone struggling with mental health without trying to be of any help

Beanie

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

Mitz

I pledge to spread the importance of mental health and to stop the stigma of mental health conditions.

John

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

Vicky

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

Mak

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

Stevie

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

Megan

Because everyone deserves the chance to live the best life they can, and sometimes all we need is to know that we are cared about.

sonny247

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

Lyn

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

Clare

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

Anne

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

Siobhan

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

Mandy

I pledge until my last breath to fight to help others and battle the stigma and discrimination of mental health, and to keep my beautiful Daughters spirit and name alive.
This is the invisible illness.

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