Considering Understanding of Mental Illness - Video

June 25, 2012 Natasha Tracy

As I wrote, some people believe that if you don't have a mental illness, you can't understand someone with a mental illness. I'm not sure this is true.

Understanding an Illness

In the video below I explore how understanding a condition is more than just knowing what it is.

If you think about what it's like to live in a wheelchair, you might start to understand just how little you understand about what a person in that situation's life is really like.

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Tracy, N. (2012, June 25). Considering Understanding of Mental Illness - Video, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2022, October 1 from

Author: Natasha Tracy

Natasha Tracy is a renowned speaker, award-winning advocate, and author of Lost Marbles: Insights into My Life with Depression & Bipolar. She's also the host of the podcast Snap Out of It! The Mental Illness in the Workplace Podcast.

Find Natasha Tracy on her blog, Bipolar BurbleTwitter, InstagramFacebook, and YouTube.

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