May 1st marks the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Month – and the kick-off for Deaf Counseling Center’s month-long national campaign to bring attention to the mental health needs of our Deaf community. It is essential for Deaf people to have access to therapy. Join us – and you’ll have a chance to win a brand new 9.7 inch iPad in silver, space gray or gold!
Participating in the Campaign
Who: Anyone who is Deaf or an ally of the Deaf community, who lives in the US
Why: Because Deaf people deserve quality mental health care and access to therapy
When: Now until the drawing on May 31st
What to do:
1. Go to www.facebook.com/deafcounseling to download and print Deaf Counseling Center’s “I Support” sign.
2. Take a close-up picture of yourself holding the sign.
3. Post your photo on Facebook or Instagram and add the following 3 hashtags: #TherapyTheDeafWay, #AccessToDeafCounselors and #DeafCounseling. Tag Deaf Counseling Center
4. Follow us on Instagram (www.instagram.com/deafcounseling) and like us (Deaf Counseling Center)on Facebook. Make sure your settings are public so we can find you for the drawing. Boost your chances of winning by posting on BOTH Facebook and Instagram!
We will share your pictures in our Deaf Counseling Center album: Therapy, The Deaf Way – National Campaign.
The sign can be found in the comment box below, in a separate post, and in Deaf Counseling Center’s Therapy, The Deaf Way – National Campaign photo album.
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