I admit I had not heard of Blog Action Day until yesterday. I left a comment on fellow blogger Kitt O’Malley’s blog and she told me that it was worthy of a post for this year’s theme Inequality. Kitt is an amazing mental health advocate, please go and check out her blog. Kitt O’Malley – Living with Bipolar. Loved by God.
Inequality and Access to Mental Health Care
Sometimes you need help. You may or may not want it. You are a risk to yourself or others. A stay in a psychiatric facility is needed. The care you receive will vary drastically depending on your financial means.
This is my story…..a 30 something white woman, with not the best insurance, with no savings, and no other financial support….