Stigma Busters podcast – now streaming

To address mental health stigma, Stigma Busters is an original podcast created by the Wood County Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health Services Board.

Since 2021, host Courtney Rice, has been joined by local mental health professionals and advocates to talk openly and freely about mental health and substance use related issues. Some of the topics from past episodes have included, youth mental health, spiritual wellness, student athlete mental wellness and stigma during Halloween. To listen to Stigma Busters, search the podcast Apple Podcasts, Spotify or visit

The Wood County ADAMHS Board promotes community well-being and increases quality of life for Wood County. They exist to advocate, plan and fund community-based mental health and addiction prevention, treatment, and recovery services for the community. For more information on Wood County ADAMHS, visit