Fighting the Stigmas of Mental Illness
Academy Award-nominated actress Glenn Close speaks about her organization BringChange2Mind, a campaign that seeks to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness. Close hopes that once the neurological basis of mental illness becomes clearer, people struggling with diseases such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder will be able to speak honestly about their conditions without fear or shame.
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