Community in Unity: Experiencing Mental Illness

This episode will broadcast on Tuesday, April 11 at 2 pm on 91.1 FM KSKA.

What’s it like to live with a mental illness? How do people react to you? How do we reduce the prejudices associated with them? Learn more about how mental illness can shape people’s lives during Community in Unity, Alaska Public Media’s community dialogue series.

Community in Unity: Experiencing Mental Illness was recorded on Feb. 16, 2017 at the Alaska Public Media Studios in Anchorage. Members of the small group conversation reflected on their personal experiences with mental illness.

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Local resources:
NAMI Anchorage
Alaska Mental Health Consumer Web
Anchorage Community Mental Health Services

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The next program, Community in Unity: Homelessness, will record at 6 pm on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the Stolt Building emergency overflow shelter on 4th and Juneau in Anchorage.