Here is my guest post on Charles Yallowitz’s blog!
Today’s guest blogger is Amber Skye Forbes, who is both a writer and a dancer. How’s that for talent? She is an amazing woman, who has taken on a very difficult question for this guest blog. I’m very honored that she agreed to do this. Please, check out her blog and get to know her.
The question: Do you think art in any form is a healing and coping method for mental illness?
Without further ado, here is Amber Skye Forbes:
Mental illness is an incredibly difficult thing to deal with. It can be terrible too. I have bipolar Type I, and the depression was the hardest thing for me to treat. Mania only takes a mood stabilizer, but that pill doesn’t always want to treat depression. But I am stabilized now and feeling better than ever. Of course, during this time, I wasn’t doing as much art as I…
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