Other ways people can help are to learn more about mental health issues, which will help eliminate preconceptions about those who struggle with them, said Hugh Davis, executive director of Wisconsin Family Ties, a statewide, family-run nonprofit organization for families with children and adolescents affected by social, emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges.

“Even without all that training, suspend judgement and just look at others with empathy,” Davis said.


Published: March 4, 2016