Why It's Not Okay to Call Kanye West 'Crazy' or Question His Mental Health

Why It's Not Okay to Call Kanye West 'Crazy' or Question His Mental Health

Stephen Hinshaw, Ph.D., a psychology professor at UC Berkeley and author of " Another Kind of Madness: A Journey Through the Stigma and Hope of Mental Illness," discusses how calling someone crazy stigmatizes those with actual mental disorders. Kanye is a celebrity example of why it's wrong to call someone you disagree with nuts, bonkers, or psycho. But many of us have done it when we disagree with something a friend or coworkers says or posts. Next time you want to tell your sister or BFF that she's insane because of an opinion she has, stop yourself and remember that mental disorders are legitimate...

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