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
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?
In any given year, one in five Canadians experiences a mental illness or addiction problem. Yet, the stigma for these people, their friends, and family still loom over their everyday lives. In a 2008 survey, only 50 percent of Canadians would tell their friends or co-workers they have a family member with a mental illness … Language and Recovery: The Impact of our Words
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