More In Common
About This Show
Welcome to More In Common, our social experiment to open up discussions regarding sensitive topics like politics, race, and gender. In which we Expose perspectives, Evaluate those perspectives, and Evolve our own thought and process. We introduce regular conversations that are difficult to have in everyday settings demonstrating how we listen and discuss with the goal of advancing connection and dialogue for all.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
The Stigma Around Mental Illness
The stigma of mental illness is a real thing.
Many struggles with admitting, accepting, or even talking about the challenges they face with mental illness because of this stigma.
There are a lot of amazing organizations and individuals trying to change this culture. Giving people a safe place to open up about their experience.
Today, we are graced with Brescia Dover who is one of these AMAZING individuals. Brescia has experienced more in the first quarter of her life than most. Join us in learning about her journey through anorexia and today managing Bi-Polar disorder.
Brescia also produces her own videos to tell her story: End the Stigma: Mental Illness Awareness Film.
In this episode we traverse:
The stigma of mental illness
It's not about food, it's about control
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