New “Yikes!…” Section To Expose Stigma. First Up: ABC’s “Modern Family”

yikesToday PsychOdyssey.net launches a new tab, “Yikes!…”, to expose stigma and prejudice against loved ones with psychiatric disabilities.

Our first case: Modern Family, the popular ABC comedy show, has drawn protests from leading national mental health advocates for its callous portrayal of individuals in psychiatric hospitals.

Check out the show’s 90 second promo video just below. Read the news story about the protest from leading national mental health organizations and their letter of objection to ABC here.

 

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