Eliminating the stigma of mental illness

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – There is a negative stigma surrounding postpartum depression and mental illness. Cynthia Rogers, child psychiatrist and director of the Perinatal Behavioral Health Service at Washington University School of Medicine, joined FOX2 this morning to discuss eliminating that stigma by encouraging people to speak out, reach out, and get help.

The St. Louis National Alliance on Mental Illness is having a walk Saturday morning at 9 a.m. in the Upper Muny Parking Lot in Forest Park.