This increases the possibility of suicides, it was more vulnerable during the covid pandemic. Deaths from suicides are more than the combination of cancer , heart disease, stroke, HIV, diabetes, kidney and liver faliure.
It is said that one “allows” himself to reach that stage since one can always “snap out of it”. If one wants to get out of it, it’s isn’t as difficult. It is also said that how one has been brought up impacts them.
Media played a negative role where the visuals were extremely negative and hence has an effect on causing more discrimination, both related to the illness ans it’s treatment.
The treatment from proven regiments and protocols are, to some extent boosting public acceptance related to the illness and understanding how important it’s treatment is and the difference it’s making.
We as people should understand that we are people and not the illness itself, every individual experiences it differently.
Mental health is not a destination but a process. It’s about ‘how’ you drive, not where you are going: Noam Slipancer
One owes it to oneself to seek help for mental illness.