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Top Stories: How Rosalynn Carter spent decades fighting the 'shame' around mental illness

November 28, 2023

The Offer: Discover how Rosalynn Carter fought against the 'shame' surrounding mental illness in the 1970s.

Summary: In the 1970s, Rosalynn Carter became a pioneer in her advocacy around mental illness at a time when it was an 'issue that nobody would touch.' Her efforts helped break down the stigma and shame surrounding mental health, leading to greater understanding and support for those affected. In this article, we delve into Carter's influential work and how it transformed the conversation around mental illness. Read the full story to discover the lasting impact of Rosalynn Carter's courageous fight against the stigma of mental health.