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Did you know that over 300,000 people in Sacramento county are living with mental illness?  In fact, one in five adults will experience a diagnosable mental illness during their lifetime.  The "Mental Illness: It’s not always what you think" project works to reduce stigma, promote mental health and inspire hope for those living with mental illness in Sacramento County.  Patrick Ma, a member of the project's Stop Stigma Speakers Bureau shares his personal experience for World Suicide Prevention Day.

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'Mental Illness: It's Not Always What You Think' Project
Call 2-1-1 to learn more about local mental health resources
Deaf or hard of hearing call 7-1-1 to connect to 2-1-1.
StopStigmaSacramento.org
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Twitter: @StopStigmaSac

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