By Sireesha Bobbili, Special Advisor/Project Coordinator, Office of Transformative Global Health, Social & Epidemiological Research, CAMH
What colours come to your mind when you think of stigma?
Or what images come to mind when you think of acceptance?
Do certain behaviours have a colour associated with them?
Over the course of a ten-week long workshop series at Unison Health and Community Services (UnisonHCS), primary healthcare providers and individuals with lived-experiences of mental illness and substance use issues (consumer/survivors) collaborated to answer these types of questions, to explore stigma, discrimination and recovery in the primary health care setting. Read more