Tag: stigma

  • Black green red blue

    Their black eyes, my black rings,Green with rage,She hit them again.He had another tantrum.Calm down, you’re bright red.Give me a hug, a little less abrupt,I don’t want to have blue bruises. Everyone has their own opinionBenevolent or not,On children with special needs.« Honey, don’t play with them, you’ll scare them. »« No, don’t invite this one, she’s […]

  • Noir vert rouge bleu

    Leurs yeux noirs, mes cernes noires,Verte de rage,Elle les a encore tapés.Il a encore fait une criseCalme-toi, tu es rouge vif.Fais-moi un câlin, un peu moins brusque,J’ai pas envie d’avoir des bleus. Chacun y va de son avisBienveillant ou non,Sur les enfants à besoins spéciaux.« Chéri, ne joue pas avec eux, tu vas leur faire […]

  • Change the words “HIV” and “AIDS” by “Mental illness” and see how you feel about it

    Change the words “HIV” and “AIDS” by “Mental illness” and see how you feel about it

      Study Shows Mentally Ill More Likely to Be Victims, Not Perpetrators, of Violence – NC State University: https://news.ncsu.edu/2014/02/wms-desmarais-violence2014/ As mental illness is still a taboo, most people only know it when it is visible i.e. at its worst. When faced with a mentally ill person in a state of a crisis, the only reasonable […]