Diagnosis Shaming from Mental Health Professionals

This week I guest-posted on Psych Assist’s blog about the damaging practice of diagnosis shaming. If you’ve been missing my content lately, well… here you go!


Hello and WELCOME to PsychAssist. This weeks guest article is from Rowan Wild who shares her experiences of “diagnosis shaming” from professionals. Rowan really goes deep on how something as simple as communication can have such a long term impact on service users. This is an article that should be read by EVERYONE within the mental health sector and should a lesson for all future professionals on the importance of their role! We hope you enjoy this article as much as we did!

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