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Donna's Message

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Looking Beyond Stigma

Donna's Message
A short and powerful statement from a visitor who stopped by our #LookBeyond table at the Recovery Fair in September.

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Donna's Message

Stories

Looking Beyond Stigma

Donna's Message
A short and powerful statement from a visitor who stopped by our #LookBeyond table at the Recovery Fair in September.

Read Donna's 's Story
Donna's Message
Donna's Message

A short and powerful statement from a visitor who stopped by our #LookBeyond table at the Recovery Fair in September.

Read Donna's 's Story
Adrian's Story
Adrian's Story

Why pledge to #BeStigmaFree? For Adrian, it’s all about community: “This is a very positive town. We have some very beautiful people here.”

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Paula’s Story
Paula’s Story

The worst stigma is self-stigma: the inability to love yourself, or blaming yourself, for a brain disorder that can strike anyone, no matter their race, background, job or income.

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Laceey's Story
Laceey's Story

Hey, Laceey. It’s Laceey. This is not a prank. This is not your mom trying to make you feel better, or your dad playing some ridiculous joke on you. You know them well enough. They would never write you a letter like the one you are about to hear.

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Chloe’s Story
Chloe’s Story

Dear Baby,

You are growing inside of me. I don’t know if you are a girl or boy but I know I love you more than I will ever be able to show. I have all of these plans for us and memories that we will make.

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Gracie’s Story
Gracie’s Story

I am the mother of a 15-year-old girl who is funny, caring, helpful, witty, charming and … happens to have been diagnosed with epilepsy at age three.

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