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Mental Illness and Stigma

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The stigma on those affected by mental illness is the topic on The Point's monthly behavioral health program. Treatment for and attitudes towards mental health have much changed over the years, and are changing quickly today. Our guests share stories from their experiences helping people with mental health. They are: Jenny Putnam, social worker, and psychiatrists Dr. Jonathan Schwartz and Dr. Marc Whaley. Mindy Todd hosts.

Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.