‘Get Over It’ Is Unhelpful Advice for Mental Illness Sufferers | Surviving Mental Health Stigma Blog – HealthyPlace

The phrase “get over it” is something the mental health community has heard and spoken out against many times. In particular, we hear it applied to depression and anxiety, but likely because those are the two mental illnesses that are most spoken about. The problem is even though we’ve discussed the phrase and the problems it presents, it’s still something that we hear over and over again, which to me means it’s something we need to continue speaking out against.

via ‘Get Over It’ Is Unhelpful Advice for Mental Illness Sufferers | Surviving Mental Health Stigma Blog – HealthyPlace

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