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‘I’m Not Crazy’ Episode 1: The intersection between mental health and COVID-19

In this first episode of “I’m Not Crazy,” we explore the effects that the coronavirus pandemic has had on our collective mental health. I speak to Diego Terrien and we hear his experiences battling depression in the midst of a public health crisis. In a similar way to how I connect and relate to Diego’s…
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Zenna Aghajanian

December 28, 2020

In this first episode of “I’m Not Crazy,” we explore the effects that the coronavirus pandemic has had on our collective mental health. I speak to Diego Terrien and we hear his experiences battling depression in the midst of a public health crisis. In a similar way to how I connect and relate to Diego’s story, I hope those who listen do as well.

This is a mini-section of this larger podcast that focuses on mental illness and mental health in relation to specific communities or situations/circumstances. Entitled “The intersection between…”, episodes from this section will be released non-consecutively as we cover other topics related to psychology and mental illness in different sections of the podcast.

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Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Sex ed. To most teenagers in the U.S., these words conjure memories of awkward lectures and classmates giggling to hide embarrassment. Maybe sex ed took form in a school-wide assembly, maybe in an online course, or maybe in the span of three classes in 7th-grade...