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Pretty much weekly I get messages from people who are desperate to help a loved one with a mental illness. She has been living with bipolar disorder for 18 years and has written more than 1000 articles on the subject.
I hear versions of this story over and over, my child/parent/sibling/friend/spouse is sick and won’t get help for their mental illness. And sometimes you have to accept not everyone with a mental illness will get help. I don’t know whether he’ll even live to tell the tale. I don’t just willy-nilly tell people to distance themselves from intractable crazy for no reason, I tell them this because they need to be told. Find more of Natasha’s work in her new book: Lost Marbles: Insights into My Life with Depression & Bipolar.
There have been suicide attempts, hospitalizations and crazy, abusive behavior galore. And I don’t have a relationship with any of these mentally ill people. Not one of them gets help, follows a regimen, admits to the mental illness, or tries to get better. And my brother, the one I grew up with, the one who I remember with white-blond hair, the one that would sleep under the covers and wake with rosy cheeks, the one that had Winnie-the-Pooh fuzzy pajamas with booties, is mentally ill.
This law protects people who have physical and mental disabilities from discrimination in employment, government services and activities, public accommodations, public transportation, and commercial businesses. This act outlaws housing discrimination on the basis of certain conditions, including disability. Under the law, public school systems must create an education plan for each child with a disability, based on his or her needs.
Landlords and owners of rental housing must make reasonable attempts to meet the needs of people with disabilities.
We find it hard to believe that ABC would ever be so dismissive of such concerns if the jokes involved HIV/AIDs or breast cancer.
In fact, the episode violates ABC's own code of Citizenship and Social Responsibility in which you call for action to create a better, happier and healthier tomorrow.