Friday, February 3, 2023

Tag: Andrew Robb

“Stigma Over Mental Illness Holds Back Funding”

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Australian trade minister, Andrew Robb, spoke about inadequate government funding for mental health at a summit of mental health experts on Monday. Canberra related his own personal experience of struggling to seek treatment for depression and counseled that “stigma has been such a massive deterrent” both for individuals in need of help and for government funding of mental health programs.