Category «mental illness»

Bamford’s Lady Dynamite is Good,Clean Fun

These days binge watching is a common event.  While it has its critics, if you’re low on free time during the week it can be a relaxing weekend activity for one. While there is a surplus of season’s long shows to choose from, the “woke” viewer may have to dig a bit deeper to ensure …

How to Be Home for the Holidays

As Christmas approaches and the country gears up to be joyful and merry it is important to remember those that are not able to “turn on” their happy feelings due to the date. The winter months are filled with joyous occasions but the gloomy skies and cold weather can trigger feelings of depression and anxiety. …

Mental Illness On Our Screens and in Our Lives

A quick Google search for “tv shows and movies with mentally ill character” brings up over 2,200,000 results.  Articles with titles like 2015: The Year Mental Illness Finally Got Some Respect on TV discuss the slow shift in the depiction and impact of mental health on television. An IMDb list asks “Which of these television …