March 19, 2019

Cecilie Bisgaard-Frantzen

Cecilie Bisgaard-Frantzen is a graduate student in Public Health Sciences at the University of Copenhagen. She interned with the UC Berkeley Wellness Letter in the spring semester of 2015, where she served on the editorial board and wrote several articles for She is currently finishing her master’s degree in Denmark.


  • The Stigma of Mental Illness

    The Stigma of Mental Illness

    by Cecilie Bisgaard-Frantzen

    Stigma and shame often accompany a mental illness diagnosis. We talked with psychologist Stephen Hinshaw, PhD, about how this stigma might be overcome—and why it's in our society's best interest to do so.