- 20% of people believe that those suffering mental health problems are of below average intelligence.
- Over 40% considered seeking help for mental health problems is a sign of personal failure.
- Two-thirds expressed reluctance to hire someone with a history of mental illness, believing them to be unreliable.
- Over 30% admitted they would not willingly accept someone with a mental illness as a close friend.
The information contained in this blog can not be considered medical advice. These are only my own thoughts, feelings & ideas. If you or someone you know are having problems with mental illness please seek qualified medical advice.