The animated video promotes the use of good words to
talk about mental health
Rapper Big Boi of Outkast
backstage during Star 94.1 Jingle Jam at Coca Cola Roxy on December
12, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Big Boi has
shared an animated public service announcement that addresses
The video for the Public
Good Projects’ Therapy Pets campaign features characters
learning about the stigma attached to mental health and advocates
healthy language for discussing it.
Big Boi explained: “Being a dad and a man of words I wanted to
help bring attention to the importance of choosing good words to
talk about mental health.
“So I teamed up with some of my friends to put together an
animation featuring my owls.”
The video features characters learning about the stigma attached
to mental health and the proper language to use to discuss it.
Big Boi has given a paralysed girl a puppy
The track, taken from Morello’s solo album
‘The Atlas Underground’, features the lyric: “Fight for
my life like a mother fucking Treyvon/ Fight for my life like a
mother fucking Mike Brown”, which pays homage to some of the
people who have fallen victim to authority’s brute force.
FOR HELP AND ADVICE ON MENTAL HEALTH:
MINDS – The voice for young people’s health and
- MIND – For mental health
support, advice and awareness
- CALM – The Campaign
Against Living Miserably for young men
- Time To Change –
Let’s end mental health discrimination
The Samaritans – Confidential support 24 hours a day
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Big Boi shares mental health PSA featuring his pet owl