As many of you may know, May is Mental Health Awareness Month! Throughout the month, Stamp Out Stigma will be highlighting the importance of speaking openly about mental health. While this is important to address year-round, emphasizing mental health awareness during May provides a time for people to come together and help reduce mental illness stigma.
Step 1 of 3: Complete the Sentence
Tweet the following sentence to @StampStigma and let us know how you will help stamp out stigma this month!
Step 2 of 3: Participate in a Weekly #SOSChat
Come join our #SOSChat community every Thursday at 2PM ET throughout the month of May. An #SOSChat creates an opportunity for people to talk openly about mental illness and substance use disorder stigma.
Step 3 of 3: Turn Your Profile Pictures Green
Show your support and help bring attention to Mental Health Awareness Month by changing your profile picture green. By turning your picture green, you are letting your followers know you have pledged to help stamp out stigma!
Most importantly, our goal for all of us remains: Talk about it. Your story could change a life.