Human Rights Watch recently released a Report on the widespread Human Rights Abuses suffered by persons with mental disorders across Nigeria.
The Asido Foundation reitierates that this is at the core of our existence… To promote better understanding around mental illness, dispel ignorance and stigma and encourage empathy and qualitative mental health services.
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Asido Foundation: Let’s make the world a better place together….. One person at a time
Childhood sexual abuse is a very widespread problem that is unfortunately, associated with stigma, shame and a tendency to secretly push it under the carpet. Thus, in most instances, it often goes unreported as the family may wish to avoid the societal stigma and public humiliation if it were to become common knowledge.