This long post is a must-read and re-read to re-evaluate how we perceive the so-called “troubled souls” around us. Such brilliant insights forged at the coal face..I really appreciated this xx Ro
Photo credit to brian Meyer, amazing work.
“The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. We will not solve the problems of the world from the same level of thinking we were at when we created them.” -Albert Einstein
Robin Williams didn’t kill himself, stigma killed him. It kills many people like him everyday. Here is how:
STIGMA, that is the reason people do not ask for help. STIGMA is the reason people do not go to the doctor and say I’m depressed, or I’m an addict, or I do not feel things like anyone else. Who wants to say that they feel all these intense emotions?
Especially when you know what the result is likely going to be. When you know likely what will happen is the doctor…
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