Famous People With Mental Illness Part 3/3 (Book Extract – Audio / Psychiatry Stigma C5S9-3)

The shrink from planet zob, psychiatry for a mad world. an extract from the book. Ben Moody: ámusician – depression. á”I was horribly depressed, and I felt like I had failed as a band leader, a professional, as a person.” Alanis Morissette: ásinger songwriter – depression. Morrissey: ámusician from the band The Smiths – depression. Sir Isaac Newton: ámathematician and […]

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My Everything: Chronic Illness in Love [CC]

You wanted everything and I gave you everything but my everything was too much for you because my everything is late night I love you’s, and drive safely’s, and text me when you get home’s my everything is future plans, and kept promises, and never being able to hold you long enough the past wrapped up in pretty packages, because […]

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The Authors Corner – Illness As Narrative (Extended Interview)

(music playing) Ann Jurecic: I’m Ann Jurecic, I’m an associate professor in the English department and I just finished a book called Illness As Narrative. The book is about this phenomenon that anyone whose walked into a Barnes and Noble and looked in the health section may have noticed, which is that there are hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of […]

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Mental illness from an evolutionary medicine point of view

When George Williams, a really well-known evolutionary biologist, and I decided that we were going to try to figure out how evolution could be useful to medicine, we made a mistake. All the time we talked for the first few months we asked each other, “So why did natural selection shape breast cancer? Why did natural seleciton shape atherosclerosis?” And […]

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What OCD Is Like (for Me)

Gooooood Morning, Hank, it’s Tuesday. This video is about my mental health But I want to say here, at the outset, that I am not a psychologist and that, in general, I think we should listen to experts when it comes to mental health and also when it comes to other things. But I can only speak to my personal […]

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MENTAL ILLNESS BOOK RECS #2 + BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!

Hey, what’s up? Hello? My name is Emma And it is once again mental illness Awareness Week If you have only found my channel in the last 11 months you may not know that last year for mental illness Awareness Week Which is always the first week of October I did a week where the video is related to mental […]

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