Tag: Mental Illness

The Craziest Time Of The Year

The holidays are upon us —  that wonderful, magical, terrifying, triggering time of the year! Fa-la-la-la-la, and all that jazz, as a dispassionate Lucy deadpans in the holiday classic, “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Mental health professionals know all too well that the holidays can be a tinderbox for people battling mental health issues — even

Mental Illness And My Pretty Brain

As most people know from the movie “A Beautiful Mind,” mental illness can go hand and hand with math abilities. Many mathematicians disagree with this notion. For every John Nash, Georg Cantor and Kurt Gödel there are 50 other mathematicians with no mental health issues. This is true; most mathematicians don’t have mental health issues.