Can we stop with mental illness as a ~personality quirk~?
Little by little, more characters living with mental illness are showing up in TV, movies, and books — but that doesn’t mean they’re always positive representations.
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A lot of the time, we see mental illnesses boiled down to stereotypes or dramatized for ~plot~.
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Maybe you’re tired of writers reducing your mental illness to only one symptom, when it’s so much more complicated than that.
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Or maybe your mental illness is always presented as a quirk or the butt of a joke.
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Maybe your personality disorder is always portrayed incorrectly and used as an explanation for villainous behavior.
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