The relentless misrepresentation of Mental Illness in media

13 reasons why, Split, Shutter Island, and many more to name that have done more damage to the community than good with their bad representation of different mental illnesses.

  • As noted, this is not objective. It also needs a narrower focus. For example, what are the specific negative representations of mental illness in these pieces of media? What should they be replaced with (if you present a problem like this, you should also present a solution to the problem). Are there any good representations of mental illness that consumers can currently go to, as alternatives to the bad representations? – Stephanie M. 8 months ago

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