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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

Euleen

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

Danni B

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

Andy

I will be more open and honest about my mental health and try to help others who are struggling with mental health problems.

Laura

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

flower

I would love to make friends and help poeple very much as and when they need me, i feel that it is so important to have as much support as possible and understanding empathy, as to having Bipolar disorder and also Delusional Disorfer myself i have quite a deep understanding of mental health in general, so please dont be afraid to contact me, i will be more than happy to give you as much support as i possibly can and to help you in any way possible Jayne

Chelshishon

I will spread awareness of living with Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder and I will always have time if anyone themselves needs me to talk too and want to make sure everyone knows they are not alone.

wonderwomanboo

I will share my battle with mental health through my social media and daily life every single day until the stigma is gone.

warwaves

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

Matthew James

As a person with mental health issues, a person who has experienced mental health discrimination and a person who cares about other people with mental health issues. I pledge to share my stories, challenge stigmas and discrimination when I can!

John

Mental health is just as important as physical health. The mind and the body aren't independent of each other. The sooner everyone understands this, the better off we'll all be. I didn't understand this until I realised I needed some support.

Widdles

I will always be there whenever you need me.

Jess

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

Abigail

I want to make sure people around me are feeling good and if they are not I will help them overcome their opsticals they face. We can do it together. I can share my issues with others to raise awareness as if I wasn't feeling good people around me would help me.

F

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

Becky

I pledge to share my knowledge and help others through understanding, educating and challenging stigma whenever I encounter it. I will work with organisations and other volunteers to directly try and support people who are fighting stigma at work or in their everyday lives.

Richard

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

Weather boi

Wouldn't you like to know about my mental illness, weather boi?

En

I will support my friends

Jackal

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

Natalie

I want to share my story so more people understand how to support someone who is experiencing mental health problems. As a Time for Change Champion I will challenge the stigma and discrimination around mental health

Benson

YH YH M8

Cletus

HI M8

Molls

As a Student Nurse I will challenge mental health stigma and discrimination when I see it, I will look out for my friends and family members to support them when needed, and If I am aware of anyone having a mental health problem then I will always ask how they are and always offer them my support.

Shelley

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

JoyyyB

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

Rob

I will support others as they have me

Rosie

I have made a blog and I intend to dedicate my life to helping people who are stigmatised in the workplace because of Mental Health problems.

Gemma

I am sharing my mental health stories with others via my blog, mysweetanxiety.com, in order to encourage others to open up about their stories, provide mental health management ideas that have been tried and tested and create another supportive place to visit online.

OCD Ninja Jess

I would love to raise awareness over different mental health conditions and the impact it has on physical health, functioning and on family and friends. I'm not ashamed to say that due my Severe OCD i was housebound and unable to eat and went down to 6 stone, and I had to go to hospital for 5 months. The picture is me at the hospital's driveway out sign on my last day.

My aim is to write a novel about my experiences and continue to promote better understanding of mental health and campaign for clearer therapy and treatment guidelines.

Daniela

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

Evie

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

joanie

I have suffered. With anxiety depression. For many years. I felt. Alone isolated. No one to confide in. I am always there for anyone in distress.

Anny

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

MrsO

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

GXMBLI

ZDK needs help with his depression.

He lives a dark life, virginated, and lonely.

Amy

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

Jessica

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

Big al

I pledge to help others

Joa

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

Matthias

Mental illness: The invisible painful burden carried by so many in silence, shame and guilt.

Stick Girl Vic

I am a speaker and blogger and talk openly about my own mental health challenges and will continue to be open and honest about my journey with mental illness to help support others as elk as raise awareness and destigmatise mental health issues.

Jessie

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

San

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

Nic

I suffered from Post Natal depression after having both my children which developed into full depression later I fully empathise with anyone going through this and the lack of understanding you receive!

Jade

I will never stop sharing my mental health story no matter the judgement, ignorance, or cruelty I may suffer. It is up to us to help change the way see mental health so we can really get to the problem at hand.

chelleo247

I will not feel ashamed or embarrassed about having OCD.

Neda

I have battled depression for a while now. I started cutting a few weeks ago on my legs. The reason for this is because all my classmates left me in the dark after they found out I lost my best friend. My parents don't know anything about this. They think I'm happy. Wrong.

Beth

In the 5 years since becoming vocal about my mental health, I believe we have seen a MASSIVE change in the amount of stigma surrounding it.

Chiara

I will use my social media account and make a video youtube talking about my experience with OCD and keep in touch with loved ones who are struggling with other types of mental disorders

Jess

I pledge to no longer be afraid of the stigma. My mental health does not define me. I will be open and honest in a hope that it enables others to open up too. It is Time to Change.

theocdnetwork

I will continue to share my story and reach out to other sufferers of obsessive compulsive disorder via the instagram community I've created, @theocdnetwork!

Jessica

I will share my personal mental health experiences and challenge the stigma and discrimination attached to mental health.

Oli

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

minivampire

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

Barbara

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

Ian

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

JanH

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

NikitaLanea

I never realized how much stigma surrounds mental health until such tragedies occurred that brought my (already existing PTSD) to the surface. Like a seed it festered until my relationships, self, family, work life suffered tremendously. I was so lost and scared that I was left isolated in my house for a month. I'm going back to work now and plan to stamp out the stigma.

Simon

I will share my experiences with Depression and Anxiety in a supportive manner, showing that it is acceptable for a strong male to ask for, and accept help.

Dani

Como profesional en psicología me comprometo a difundir de manera correcta la información correspondiente a los trastornos mentales y a luchar por la no estigmatización de las personas que viven con alguno de ellos

Julz

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

Little Fia

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

Dave

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

Jayne

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

Caroline

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

Dev

Discussion about this is what I want to see done!! I pledge to juggle against the circus that is stigmatisation of mental health

Jazza1957

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

Lotus Petal Family Support

I will continue to raise awareness, share my story, and support women & their families affected by perinatal mental illness via our support groups

Loopy tunes

I do solumey swear, sea, salt, sweat, sun, to give it my soul, it has to happen, sooner than later x

Your Song PND

I will tell my story every day to someone new to reassure them... they are not alone and ... they will get through this x

Ricky

All five pledges I would like to partake in. As well as talking & looking out for loved ones & friends about their mental health, I want to challenge the stigma & discrimination, particularly in schools & the workplace. And I'm prepared to volunteer at events & share my story to help achieve that.

Bartholomäus

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

Gemma

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

Miss Anxiety

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health and that it is OKAY to not be OKAY. We are human. We are equal. We are all going on our own journey. I promise I will be there for yours!

Klaud

I will try to be more open about my own mental health troubles and also use my spare time to volunteer to help others who are going through difficult times.

ems

I pledge to always do my best to talk about mental health and support those that are struggling or need help. I also pledge to do my best to reduce stigma and discrimination whenever I can through participating in local events and speaking out about my experience.

Cleo

I will pledge to be there for people that feel there alone with mental health

Happy Days

I will talk about mental health and hopefully worry less and finish my mindfulness course

Rich

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

Mrs. Pat

Wide circles of family suffer in silence. All discriminate eachother, yet stigmatize eachother simultaneously. Separation and isolation result. Open the door to conversation; it may open a life to human understanding, self-acceptance, and personal progress.

Beka

I will continue to be an advocate for mental health via my blog, book, and podcast.

Ashley

I not only pledge to share my story to help others understand and to help others who suffer but I also PLEDGE TO TO CHALLENGE MENTAL HEALTH STIGMA AND THE DISCRIMINATION WHEN I SEE IT. Let's beat this TOGETHER <3

Em

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

Husna Asnan

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

Ashley

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

Melissa

I want to share my story and raise awareness about NEAD.

gus cairns

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

Bethany

I pledge to continue to raise awareness of mental health and campaign to end the stigma attached to it.

Gary

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

Lorna

I encourage looking after YOU...stop by watching the news. I want to increase positivity in the world and healthy behaviours.

Sussex Rainbow Counselling

I pledge to have offer space for open and non-judgemental conversations about mental health in my work as a counsellor.

Jaz

I will share my mental health story with others through a blog (and potentially vlogs) to help people understand better if they don't already and to assure others that they are not alone in their suffering.

Trish

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

Chelsea

Mental health is just as important as physical health. So why aren't we focusing on mental health just as much as physical.
Our mental health impacts individuals day to day lives. With the help of family and friends, support groups, health and mental health professionals we can support those who live with mental health disorders.

Kate

I pledge to make people talk openly about suicide, in memory of my son. I will be helpfully nosey and ask people if they are alright and want to listen to their response.

Yeits

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

Deirdre

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

Valerie

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

B

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

Coral

I will raise awareness and assist in training around mental health. I will try to be as open as I can about my own experiences to aid the understanding of others, and educate my own children to have empathy and erase stigma.

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