The Words We Use to Talk About Mental Illness
The way we talk about people with mental illness is appalling and disrespect to those in need. Any time there is gun violence people automatically go to they're insane. If you're going to label those people as mentally ill we need to change our language so we aren't grouping in psychopaths with them.
- •Words like craycray
- •We need to help these people who are truly sick. Support foundations working to help them. Not blaming them as a whole when terrible things happen.
- •John Oliver does a report on this very topic on his Show Last Week Tonight.
- •Here's the link: http://youtu.be/NGY6DqB1HX8