The State of Stigma

October 2021 — The State of Stigma: Depression Screening & Seeking Treatment

October is National Depression Screening Month. Join us for this month’s Facebook Live and learn about a free, confidential screening tool and why it’s important to seek treatment for depression. If you suffer from depression, you are not alone—more than 50% of Americans now meet the clinical definition of depression or anxiety disorder.

MODERATED BY—Karl Shallowhorn, Director of Youth Programs at Mental Health Advocates

Kelly Miskovski

Director of Community Outreach, Mental Health Advocates of WNY

Joshua Magier, LMSW

Psychiatric Case Manager, Erie County Medical Center

BJ Stasio

President, Self-Advocacy Association of New York State