We taped two shows that deal with mental health prejudice and discrimination

In the first show, two people are interviewed, one whose son has schizophrenia, and one with mental health problems talk about how they have experienced the prejudice and discrimination due to mental illness and how they get through it, giving a message of hope. Taped March 17,2007.

Discussion Questions for Prejudice and Discrimination

Resources for Mental Health Prejudice and Discrimination


In the second show, guests Joseph Robinson, Program Manager for California Mental Health Services Authority, and PEERS Outreach Coordinator Kenneth Kozi Arrington share their personal experiences with stigma and explain how stigma impacts people’s lives and legislation.

Note: Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare does not necessarily endorse the content of these programs.