We Need to Revise the Conversation on Mental Health

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I have a complicated relationship with psychologists. They’ve diagnosed me with all kinds of things. First, I was autistic. Then, bipolar. Then, it was “proclivity to violence”. It was almost like they had to pin something on me, but just couldn’t figure out what. So I’ve been hanging around mental health professionals for years. And I’m here to say: Something’s wrong.

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