The Arts Revealed Positive Aspects of My Mental Illness

July 18, 2019 Megan Rahm

Mental illnesses are devastating. Even when the dust settles after your initial diagnosis, it's hard to see how there can be any positive aspect of mental illness. However, recovery is full of surprises.

The Arts Showed Me a Positive Aspect of My Mental Illness

Schizoaffective disorder has given me something to say as an artist and writer -- a way to connect to others. I have always pursued jobs in the arts, and my mental health recovery has shaped my career.

Are there any positive aspects of your mental illness and recovery? Please share in the comments.


APA Reference
Rahm, M. (2019, July 18). The Arts Revealed Positive Aspects of My Mental Illness, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2024, May 19 from

Author: Megan Rahm

Find Megan on Facebook.

Leave a reply