11,525 people have pledged to stop mental illness stigma.
By signing this pledge, you’re taking a stand against the mental illness stigma. Pass it on. Print it out. Tape it up. It can serve as a reminder to start more conversations and stop the labeling. Together, we can Make It OK.
I pledge to
I'm helping to erase the stigma surrounding mental illness by:
- Telling others how common mental illness is.
- Watching for mental illness injustice.
- Talking openly about mental illness.
- Encouraging others to sign this pledge.
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Thank you for taking the Make It OK pledge! Can you get others to do the same?
Spread the word in as many ways as possible.
Your words are a powerful tool to stop the mental illness stigma. Use #MakeItOK.
What stigma looks like
Mental illness stigma comes in many forms. Exclusion, silence, and labeling are just a few. Click below to hear firsthand experiences.
"Family and classmates seemed to never understand..."
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"I had my first panic attack at..."
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"Mental illness is no joke. It sucks..."
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"My story begins where many others who..."
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"I have been diagnosed with bi-poplar. It..."
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"I dealt with depression for 5 years..."
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"Around 3 years ago, I met someone..."
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"I have autism so I have issues..."