24.06.2014 Photography News No Comments

Photography exhibit at Montgomery County Community College aims to reduce stigma of mental illness

“Research tells us that the best way to reduce the stigma about [mental illness] is for someone to meet someone with mental illness,” said Executive Director of the Mental Health Association in Pennsylvania (MHAPA) Sue Walther. “[If] you meet and become acquainted with someone with mental illness, it doesn’t allow you to have your preconceived notions.”