Reducing the stigma around mental health issues

Reducing the stigma around mental health issues »Play Video
Michelle Hoselton

EUGENE, Ore. - Michelle Hoselton has bipolar and schizoaffected disorders.

She shared her personal story with KMTR NewsSource 16 as part of mental health awareness week in an effort to reduce the stigma around the issue.

If you or someone you know needs help, there are resources in the community.

National Alliance on Mental Illness-Lane County offers support groups for people dealing with mental health issues.

Lane County Public Health has a mental health first aid kit workshop coming up Friday, October 11, and again December 6.