Transforming Health

Mental Health Stigma

Season 2019 Episode 1403 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

For much of history, the mentally ill have been treated very poorly. Thought to be possessed by demons or witchcraft, the mentally ill were often separated from the rest of society. Today, we understand more about mental health, but stigma still exists. We’ll examine the roots of mental health stigma and how it can prevent people from seeking treatment.

Aired: 09/05/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Transforming Health is a local public television program presented by WITF.