The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience. It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Blurry Thought. … Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Blurry Thought
May is mental health awareness month, and I've seen a lot of great blog posts related to this. But I wonder sometimes if we're doing a lot of preaching to the choir and not necessarily creating a lot of change in stigma on a broader scale. I know that researchers like Patrick Corrigan have found that … Continue reading How Do We Spread Our Anti-Stigma Message?
"There's Glory in Sharing Your Story" is an anti-stigma campaign started by Sue at My Loud Bipolar Whispers... hope for Mental Health Month this May. I love this idea, and I wanted to jump right in and share my story: My name's Ashley, and I write under my first and middle name, ashleyleia, on my blog … Continue reading There’s Glory in Sharing Your Story