Hamtramck’s Bangladeshi Women Aim to Break Barriers on Mental Health Stigma

By Nargis Rahman – YAN – Hamtramck Yasmeen Ahmed of Hamtramck was 5-years-old when her brother was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. He was 15-years-old. “This took a huge toll on my family,” said Yasmeen. Her mother started driving, sometimes hours, to educational workshops with Yasmeen. Her brother was institutionalized for a period of time. “If … Continue reading Hamtramck’s Bangladeshi Women Aim to Break Barriers on Mental Health Stigma