Here in the United States we are lucky enough to have access to government assistance programs that provide financial support to people who need it. Programs like Social Security Disability Insurance are particularly helpful because they provide financial assistance to people who may be unable to return to work because of a disabling condition.
How would you feel if society scorned you for following the law? It may seem like a silly question to ask, but after hearing about a recent story that was published on the Heritage Foundation's website, our readers may not find the question so farfetched anymore.
In the last few years, a number of national campaigns have been started to raise awareness about mental health conditions and their effect on people all over the United States. Because these campaigns urge the general public to have open conversations about mental health conditions, more and more people are not only becoming aware of their existence but their prevalence in the U.S. as well.