Stigma and Disclosure with Robert Haggard

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In this installment of DBSA's Bipolar Educational Video Library, Robert Haggard from The Living Room at Turning Point in Skokie, IL and DBSA President Allen Doederlein discuss the impact of stigma and deciding to disclose a diagnosis of bipolar disorder.

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"My sister once said: "I think you're afraid to be happy, because every time you're happy, something bad happens." She was right."

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