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Mad Pride: A Primer

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Rogi Riverstone talks about how people are marginalized for mental health conditions (real or perceived), their opinions dismissed and their choices invalidated. She also urges people to find community support for each other, to learn and share experiences with each other. View on YouTube: Mad Pride Primer
“I have to be more in control of my emotions than anyone around me. It’s not fair. You can’t scream and cry in front of them, they’ll say ‘see, she’s crazy.’ But you can scream and cry in front of us. We know you, and we can support you in supporting yourself.'”
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Written by The Nerd

May 26, 2012 at 12:00 pm

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