The Horizon

Fighting the stigma of mental illness

Ashley Sizemore, News Editor

October 6, 2014

Sometimes, I become frustrated and infuriated because it seems as if our society, or at least many people in it, actively stigmatizes mental illnesses. We need to recognize it when we hear these messages. We need to rise above them and we need to stop the stigma today. It really bothers me when people...

Professor gives hope to mentally ill

IUS Horizon

October 2, 2011

James Jones, law professor at the University of Louisville, spoke to IUS students about his struggles and triumphs living with bipolar disorder. About 80 students attended the seminar, which was co-sponsored by the Psychology Club and Common Experience. Many students said they attended to complete...