A new study looking at stigma faced by people with mental illness found many encountered discrimination from those closest to them – their family, friends and support people.
Participants in the study described experiences of isolation, self-doubt, rejection by family and peers, and pessimism about their prospects of recovery. However, participants also identified actions or ‘circuit-breakers’ to counter discrimination a
Canadian Todd Bentley doesn’t look like a minister as some would expect. The 32-year-old openly sports body piercings and tattoos on his arms and neck, which has caused many to question his purpose and motivations.