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Recovery Day Winnipeg Helping To End Stigma of Addiction and Recovery

Recovery Day Winnipeg Helping To End Stigma of Addiction and Recovery

St. Raphael Wellness Centre (SRWC) and Aurora Recovery Centre are hosting Recovery Day Winnipeg 2020 September 12 from 5 pm to 7 pm Due to the COVID pandemic, this year’s event is online via Facebook Live. Viewers can tune into the event through the Recovery Day website or Facebook page. Website: RecoveryDayWpg.com Facebook: facebook.com/RecoveryDayWpg Recovery Recovery Day Winnipeg Helping To End Stigma of Addiction and Recovery

Purple Ribbon Campaign Launch – City News

Purple Ribbon Campaign Launch – City News

Purple ribbon campaign launch The Purple Ribbon campaign launches on August 7. It is to raise awareness about the stigma and struggles of addiction. Ian Rabb of Aurora Recovery Centre says that he has not seen any major change from any level of government on tackling…

Does Depression Actually Hurt?

Does Depression Actually Hurt

Depression can be described through a lot of physical illustrations. Feelings of being weighed down, broken hearted, being punched all over, and more are ways people paint the portrait of depression. Are these manifestations or drama? The painful sensations experienced by people suffering from depression are not fictitious. Depression causes physical pain. Mental illnesses tend to Does Depression Actually Hurt?

Stigmas In Mental Health

Stigma: a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person. Stigma surrounds qualities that are shamed in our society. In our culture, people with mental illness and addiction wear one of the most prominent societal marks of shame. But living with mental illness and/or addiction is not uncommon; According to the Canadian Association Stigmas In Mental Health