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people have pledged to end mental health stigma

Make a pledge to end mental health stigma and discrimination

lauren

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

Steve

I will support my loved ones who have to cope with stress and anxiety issues

Stephanie

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

Gigi

Every day there are opportunities to start a conversation about mental illness/brain disorders to help take out the stigma associated with it.

Jake

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

AnB

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

Maryam

Suffering from depression myself, I pledge to be supportive to those experiencing mental health. I will also share my mental health story to help others understand mental health.

Louisa

I will share my own mental health story to help others recognise and understand there is support! I will call in with friends and family who are experiencing mental health to be a supportive listening ear! I will help fight the stigma of mental health by letting people know they are not on their own!

Cazzy

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

John

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

Maddie

1 in 4 will experience a mental health problem at some time in their life. They do not choose to be the way they are. Please treat them the same as someone with a broken leg.

Jayne timmins

I will be an advocate for young people experiencing mental health issues and promote positive health and wellbeing

Liz

Mia

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

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Dee

I will take time to listen empathically to people with mental health problems

AC✨

I will help anyone who I can see is struggling with depression and will try and help them get through it. As I am doing at the moment with my suicidal friend

Billy

I pledge to promote good mental health care/treatment and fight against its stigma as much as I can. This is and will be a big part of my vocation. I also pledge my current and future academic work to this cause.

Lenka

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

lulu

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

Nicky

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

Alj23

I am not ashamed to say I have mental health problems. I am still 'ME' - It does not stop me being a Wheelchair Basketball Coach , Tutor, Mentor, Life Coach, role model. Just sometimes I need time out to look after me.

Kev

As a sufferer of a mental health illness i want to help others whenever I'm able

David

Challenge and change attitudes in and out of the workplace

nandini

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

Jez

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

Robyn

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

Sarah

I will try to be open about my mental health experiences

Mano

I will help challenge mental health stigma and always have time to listen and give the best advice to those in need of it

Scotty

I will not only talk openly about Mental Health issues. I will listen,guide and support others who may help to the best of my ability.

Marina

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

Rachel

I pledge that I will try and help break down the stigma of mental health, by being honest about mine.

KnoWareGrow

I will continue to be a proactive Mental Health Warrior and share my story far and wide. I have shared the pledge link with my MP David Hanson and Assembly Member Hannah Blythyn who sits on the cross party group on mental health issues at the Assembly and who acknowledged my link to this pledge. The worst stigma and discrimination is from "health professionals" I will support all the pledges on the list and much more.

Monisha

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

Joey

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

Scott

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

Sharin

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

char

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

Saz

Tell others my story, be open about my mental health to get people talking and reaching out for help! Never judge a book by its cover, mental health does not discriminate! XxX

Mia

I will also be braver in communicating about my own depression in the hopes it will help support others in doing the same

Ang

I will help and understand those who suffer from this illness to the best of my ability. Personally and through my work I will help raise awareness and try to lift the stigma and embarrassment , so that this illness can be perceived and treated like any other illness and sufferers will cease to be discriminated against.

Chris

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

ESTVERTZ - EST

I don't want other people to have to grow up or live with the problems that I suffered, in silence, and I still see myself in other people nowadays, and I want to help to change that.

I have recently set up and invested in an organisation as a volunteer to help people in need, people who don't have anyone to turn to, to promote togetherness and try to help people help one another. I want to end all stigmas and I want more love and more peace.

Angela

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

Sophie

I personally suffer with mental ill health and i understand how isolating and frustrating it can be especially when you feel like nobody understands- but that's really not the case.

I will pledge to support people, to let them know they are not alone, not judged and not crazy! that somebody is hear to listen to them. I will sympathise with individuals and offer any support, advice and guidance or signpost to somebody that can help.

Daisy

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

Plum

I will tell you how I am feeling and what I have been throw and explain why my mind is fucked up, and I will be interested in your experience aswell add my snap sofiyayasmin101

Emma

It really upsets me when I see people with mental health issues suffer in silence and people don't help them when they should I pledge to help someone who feels like they have no voice because I know what it feels like to suffer in silence

Amber

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

Natasha

i pledge to help anyone i can, to avoid any of the things i had suffered. i also pledge that i help encourage others to push themselves to fight their conditions with raw fire and share my knowledge and experience. Time to change everyone <3

Sophie

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

Georgia

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

Prin'

♡ our story is not over ♡ ;

Kaz

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

Low

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

chris

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

kabir

At some point in life we've to get out of the situation where we become powerless and helpless..get over it and stand up again..we live only once.

Aisha

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

Chris

I want to be there to help & support people with mental health issues

Laura

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

Alex

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

Ratih

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

Lottie

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

Natalie

I pledge to always offer my support and be a friend to those in need

Deana

I want mental illness to be recognised just the same as physical if not worse.

Lululabelle

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

jojo

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

Farah

I will do everything I can to help end the stigma surrounding suicide and encourage people suffering to ask for help.

Doug

I will share my stories openly and honestly in a way that hopefully shows others they are not alone.

Sars

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

Peter

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

Kelly

I'm in the middle of a huge custody battle for my daughter my husband is using my borderline personality disorder against me. I'm fighting with everything I have. I go to groups three days a week a parenting class and an individual therapist. I'm am hoping and praying all this will show that I'm not this "crazy" person the courts think I am. I hope by fighting and trying to show that this isn't a bad thing I will get custody of my daughter.

Simzs

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

Dave

I will share my own experiences of mental illness from my perspective both as carer and sufferer, in hopes that I can help challenge preconceptions.

Ann

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

Jools

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

Lynsey

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

Jo

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

Katherine

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

Mai

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

Muslimah

This will also be on behalf of new leaf counselling service.

Chelsie

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

Emily

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

Tim

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

Bill

We can all help one another,and ourselves too :)

Lindainca

Stay strong be brave

diya

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

Jane

I will always find time to listen and be supportive of others with mental health issues

LCPootle

I will share my mental health story to help others understand mental health and its impact on those who support or surround us. Motherhood, Cancer and Suicide of a loved one increase the need for others to understand myself and others so that the future we face is not one of isolation.

Ferrit

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

Craig

Having suffered from MH issues for over 25 years, I now talk openly about my issues. My pledge is to continue to talk as holding those issues inside does more damage than good.

Plantman

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

Graham

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

Kerrie

I suffer with issues and understand how important friends and family are.

Heide

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

Katie

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

Haku

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

Simon

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

Jodie

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

Taryn

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

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