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Let’s celebrate the increase in employing people living with mental illness!!Kris Gamm-Smith - NAMI SWI Executive Director

People living with a mental illness can work. The common belief that people with mental illness cannot work, is quite frankly a MYTH! Stigma is based on false information. Stigma leaves some people believing that people with mental health challenges are not motivated, ambitious, intelligent or capable. Sadly, these misconceptions combined with a lack of support keeps many people from working.

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