The stigmatisation of those suffering with mental ill health has to stop. That’s all this post has to say, really. Enough is enough.
Organised by MIND and Rethink Mental Illness, yesterday was #timetotalk day in the UK. It was a day when we were encouraged to “get the nation talking about mental health and keep the conversation going round the clock”.
I applaud initiatives like this. And top of the daily Nuzzel newsletter that landed in my inbox this morning, curated from articles my Twitter network was sharing, was information about #timetotalk. It’s proof that the public relations and communications industry really is starting to wake up to the fact that we have a big issue to deal with. [Read more…]