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22 Common Mental Health Myths You Need to Stop Believing

Dr. Oz The Good Life Logo By Amy Capetta of Dr. Oz The Good Life | Slide 1 of 23: <p>As more people <a href="http://www.drozthegoodlife.com/healthy-lifestyle/mental-health/a3217/lena-dunham-childhood-anxiety-stigma/">speak out about living with mental illness</a>, conditions like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder are finding a healthy place in public conversation. But there are still a ton of mental health misconceptions floating around that just perpetuate the stigma surrounding these <a href="http://www.drozthegoodlife.com/health-articles/health-conditions/news/a2551/best-worst-mental-health-states-america/">all-too-common illnesses</a>. Good news: Learning the facts can help — so read on!</p>

22 Common Mental Health Myths You Need to Stop Believing

The best way to stop the stigma surrounding mental illness? Learning the facts.

As more people speak out about living with mental illness, conditions like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder are finding a healthy place in public conversation. But there are still a ton of mental health misconceptions floating around that just perpetuate the stigma surrounding these all-too-common illnesses. Good news: Learning the facts can help — so read on!

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