Instagram has created an online community to support the mental wellness of its users. The visual platform has been taking steps to encourage healthy internet behavior and this campaign pushes that initiative further. In a short clip, Instagram speaks to several mental health advocates around the world including, Elyse Fox of SadGirlsClub, who use social media to reach out to those struggling with depression and other mental conditions. Instagram’s new tools seek to increase dialogue and reduce stigma around these conversations providing useful information that can be accessed via the app.
Check out the video above and visit instagram-together.com to learn more.
- Ben Fitch