Virtual Forum: Humanizing Bipolar Disorder: David’s Story Of Hope, Recovery, & Wellness
Location: Online Via PsychU.org
Description: Individuals living with mental health conditions are often marginalized by society, and stigmatization and discrimination form a barrier to their recovery and social integration. One of the few successful strategies to combat stigma and discrimination is to empower the individual with the behavioral health diagnosis to share their personal story and journey.
Please join one such individual, David, as he shares his journey from diagnosis through illness, to hope, and recovery. Experts Suresh Surredi, MD, and Catherine Judd, MS, PA-C, CAQ-Psy, DFAAPA, will speak about the impact of and practical strategies and resources for combatting stigma and discrimination.
Speakers are paid consultants to Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.View Flyer (PDF)