Find the best Stigma quotes with images from our collection at QuotesLyfe. You can download, copy and even share it on Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Linkedin, Pinterst, Reddit, etc. with your family, friends, colleagues, etc. The available pictures of Stigma quotes can be used as your mobile or desktop wallpaper or screensaver. Also, remember to explore the Stigma quote of the day.
Stigma Quote of the day
Never stand in the way of letting God use people’s actions, in order to solve a greater issue in the world.
1 in 5 people have dandruff. 1 in 4 people have mental health problems. I've had both.
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.
The mentally ill frighten and embarrass us. And so we marginalize the people who most need our acceptance. What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation.
This disease comes with a package: shame. When any other part of your body gets sick, you get sympathy.
The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die.
Stigmas speak to the idea of difference and how difference shames us and those we know.
The unique stigma of PTSD. The stigma of PTSD remains one of the most formidable barriers to effective care.
I take opioids to treat chronic pain. Stigmatizing them will harm me.
I have never seen battles quite as terrifyingly beautiful as the ones I fight when my mind splinters and races, to swallow me into my own madness, again.
I keep moving ahead, as always, knowing deep down inside that I am a good person and that I am worthy of a good life.
What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation about illnesses that affect not only individuals, but their families as well.
I think the stigma attached to mental illness will disappear just like it did for cancer years ago.
Calling it lunacy makes it easier to explain away the things we don't understand.
One century's saint is the next century's heretic ... and one century's heretic is the next century's saint. It is as well to think long and calmly before affixing either name to any man.
P.T.S.D. doesn't make you weak. It makes you a survivor.
Been under treatment for PTSD and bipolar since 1992. I’m not ashamed of my illness. I’ve been shunned by many and I feel for those shunned, too.
Although enlightened people know that an extreme phobia wasn't a form of madness, hey could not help but regard it as odd.
My therapist told me that I over-analyze everything. I explained to him that he only thinks this because of his unhappy relationship with his mother.
I can understand why some people might look at me and say, 'What's she got to be depressed about?' I get that a lot in Britain, where mental health issues seem to be a big taboo.
People say the darkness is where secrets are best hidden. Night time brings clarity and focus to owls, even if the aperture of this vision comes with a stigma.
Brains are like toddlers. They are wonderful and should be treasured, but that doesn't mean you should trust them to take care of you in an avalanche or process serotonin effectively.
People should know about us. Girls who write their pain on their bodies. ~Louisa
You can’t be beaten by something you laugh at.
It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.
Your hearing status doesn't make you a better person. Your humanity does.
Stop shying away from people. If you actually took a moment to listen to what they have to say, they might just say something that will change your life.
You are not your illness. You have an individual story to tell. You have a name, a history, a personality. Staying yourself is part of the battle.
Before you call yourself a Christian, Buddhist, Muslim, Hindu or any other theology, learn to be human first.
To not have your suffering recognized is an almost unbearable form of violence.
I hated these visits, because I kept feeling the visitors measuring my fat and stringy hair against what I had been and what they wanted me to be, and I knew they went away utterly confounded.
Having a child who is struggling doesn't make you a bad parent, just as being a child who is struggling doesn't make your child a bad kid.
Even though I know that breaking your brain is the same as breaking your arm, I'm still ashamed that my brain is broken.
If you think people in your life are normal, then you undoubtedly have not spent any time getting to know the abnormal side of them.
To resist a compulsion with willpower alone is to hold back an avalanche by melting the snow with a candle. It just keeps coming and coming and coming.
They called me mad, and I called them mad, and damn them, they outvoted me.
Officially, it is no more possible to be a little bit OCD than it is to be a little bit pregnant or a little bit dead.
Stigma against mental illness is a scourge with many faces, and the medical community wears a number of those faces.
Those with dissociative disorders face a big enough battle living as multiples and dealing with past trauma. Like everyone else, they deserve to be heard and recognised, not stigmatised.
To actually accept that you have an eating disorder or a mental health issue is actually a sign of great, great strength. It is not a sign of weakness at all.
While a psychiatric diagnosis can serve a purpose in treatment plans, it should not become a tool to discredit a person's disclosure of abuse.
We are never more fully alive, more completely ourselves, or more deeply engrossed in anything, than when we are at play.
The stigma of mental illness is first and foremost a social justice issue!
Self-stigma refers to the state in which a person with mental illness has come to internalize the negative attitudes about mental illness and turns them against him- or herself.
Why, when you have a mental disease, is it always considered an act of imagination? Why is it that every organ in your body can get sick and you get sympathy except the brain?
I could go into their reality any time I chose to, but they could never come into mine. This is what I called 'helping' them.
It's so common, it could be anyone. The trouble is, nobody wants to talk about it. And that makes everything worse.
A panic attack is pathological exaggeration of the body’s normal response to fear, stress or excitement.
It’s hard to imagine a more squarely on-the-nose example of demonizing mental illness than portraying a mentally ill man as a literal demon.
We’re all just people making decisions and accepting consequences as we march toward an impending and inevitable death.