You deserve to have the best possible life – but if you’re anything like this comic artist was, you may not see a point in getting mental health care.
Follow along with the steps Crass took to get psychological help, and you’ll get an idea of what this process could be like for you. Learn about her challenges and her triumphs, and why she calls her diagnosis the best thing that ever happened to her.
We hope this helps point you in the direction of the care you deserve, too.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- This Insider’s View of Schizophrenia Proves That Neurotypical Privilege Exists
- Stop the Stigma: The Realities of Mental Health
Christine Deneweth is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism. A queer cartoonist and artist, Christine lives in Ypsilanti, Michigan. She is a cartoonist for Eastern Michigan University’s newspaper the Eastern Echo. She writes children’s books about mental disability and has a comic strip that has been published for five years. Comics can be found on her Facebook page, and art can be found on her Instagram @crassaster. Check out her work here!