“Depression, the secret we share” TED Talk

Hi everyone! My psychopathology professor showed this great example of cultural psychopathology in class today, and I thought I’d share it with you all. The whole clip is interesting, but I think the most pertinent portion to CMC is 15:27 -16:40. If you have a minute (literally), take a look! The speaker is Andrew Solomon, a writer and lecturer on psychology, politics, and the arts. He is also winner of the National Book Award and an activist in LGBT rights, mental health, and the arts. I read his book Far From the Tree, and it was fantastic. You should look it up sometime! Anyway, here’s the clip:


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