The experience of breakthrough
You incapacitated me and brought waves of pain rushing through my body until I thought my skin would tear from the pressure that built …
Stop casually throwing around words like “crazy” and “insane” to describe his actions. Stop throwing mentally ill people under the bus.
A short reflection on a daily struggle with depression and thoughts of suicide.
Will I ever be the same again?
My academic interest in mental illness is informed by my own struggles with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Robert Whitaker wants to know why the number of disabled mentally ill has tripled over the last two decades in the United States.