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    Posted on Apr 28, 2017

    Tom Hardy, David Tennant, And Co. Are Leading A Selfie Campaign To Break Mental Health Stigma

    The #1in4 campaign has seen stars such as Sarah Silverman, Russell Brand, and Kristen Bell encouraging people to talk about mental health.

    Have you noticed an awful lot of celebrities posting selfies showing off four of their fingers recently? Well that's because they're supporting a mental health campaign to break the stigma and to get people to talk about it.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. It's OK to ask for help. We've joined up with Tom Hardy to fight… https://t.co/EAY8PXGpEd

    Tom Hardy has lent himself to BBC3's #1in4 campaign, along with numerous other well-known faces from TV, music, and film.

    The point behind the selfies is to raise awareness about how common mental health issues are.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. David Tennant is encouraging everyone to share the number. Let’s… https://t.co/2yprKoc3t3

    According to the campaign, 1 in 4 people will experience mental health issues.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. Don’t ignore your symptoms. I'm helping @bbcthree to encourage ev… https://t.co/PGKTzI3tjD

    So stars like Kristen Bell have been sharing pictures like this to highlight that fact.

    Olivia Colman has posted a picture on social media for the cause.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. Olivia Colman is helping us stop the stigma.

    As has singer Ella Henderson.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. I’m helping @BBCR1 spread the message. Let's stop the stigma! x X… https://t.co/cG0v9RdQFc

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. Be there for your friends. @BBCThree

    While radio presenter Nick Grimshaw shared a video talking about his own experiences.

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. We're launching a campaign to tackle stigma. @grimmers on the imp… https://t.co/kvs3NBZFyb

    They are all sharing similar messages along the lines of: "#1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. You are not alone./ Let's end the stigma."

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues.I'm helping @BBC share this.Let's end the stigma.Romans 8:1 x

    #1in4 of us will experience mental health issues. I'm helping the @BBCthree spread the word. You are not alone. 👊🏻

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