Today’s myth comes from @louieg who is helping us spread the word about #mentalhealth and remove the stigma by dispelling this common #mentalhealthmyth in our 30-day #ResolutionRevolution with @whywerise. Check back daily for new mental health myths. #bewell #healthisahumanright
Hey guys, Happy new year. I’m kicking off January in partnership with @whywerise and @wellbeingtrust for the 30 Day New Year #ResolutionRevolution. Everyone deserves to #BeWell and everyone deserves access to health care, because #healthisahumanright! We want to dispel the common #myths around #mentalhealth every day this month. So here goes…
· The myth is therapy and self-help are a waste of time, people should just take medication.
· The Truth is treatment from mental health problems vary depending on the individual and what is causing their symptoms. The best treatment may included medication, therapy, or both of them together. · So now you know! Help us spread the word about #mentalhealth and remove the stigma. #BeHeard #WhyWeRise - Learn more here: http://learning.wellbeingtrust.org/whywerise