Last week, Channel 4 News aired a segment on mental illness each night on the five o'clock news. Click here to view all five segments: 1) Overview 2) Bipolar Disorder 3) Depression 4) Schizophrenia and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder 5) the Family Story.
What a great way to raise awareness during national Mental Illness Awareness Week!
A special thank you to Michelle Wright, news anchor at WTAE-TV, for working with NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania on this important series. If you like the series and would like to see more responsible reporting on mental illness in the news, let Channel 4 know. Click here to contact the station.