SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Making mental health a priority, especially during such a challenging year, has never been more important. May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the National Alliance on Mental Illness Utah is hosting their 18th annual NAMIWalk Your Way fundraiser Saturday, May 22 to break the stigma around mental illness and to improve the lives of those who live with mental illness by helping them know they are not alone.
This walk will be held virtually this year with the option for participants to walk on their own or join online events like group cardio and yoga classes.
62-year-old Peter Cornish of Murray is grateful he connected with NAMI years ago. He’s dealt with chronic depression for more than half his life. When he was in his late 20s, he started becoming more anxious and had trouble sleeping and concentrating. He was working an incredibly stressful job in computer software …