Why Mental Illness Is The ‘No-Casserole’ Illness
Mental illness is usually a personal matter, the type of sickness that doesn’t receive much attention. The National Alliance on Mental Illness, or NAMI, wants to change that.
After several years without an organized presence in the State Capitol Building, NAMI advocates spent this week in Juneau sharing firsthand accounts of living with mental illness.
During a panel discussion Wednesday, they turned extremely personal matters into public ones.