Jason Lucadou wanted to learn why his great-great-grandfather was chopped from the family tree. He found out that the reason was rooted in stigma.
This Thanksgiving, we thought we'd start a dialogue about mental health. It's actually a conversation that's been going on for a while now in our country – for many different reasons. We're dedicating our whole show today to mental health, and while we won't presume to cover it all, we'll take a deep dive, covering politics, policy, personal stories and one man's quest to uncover a family mystery. Listen and read more below.
Hear what listeners told us about their experiences with mental health.
Host/Executive Producer: Laura Rice
Editor: Terri Langford
Audio Editor: Leah Scarpelli
Social Media Editor: Wells Dunbar
Digital Editor: Caroline Covington
Digital Producer: Shelly Brisbin
Reporting and production: Kristen Cabrera, Caroline Covington, Joy Díaz, Terri Langford and Laura Rice
Special thanks to: David Alvarez and Casey Cheek