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Season 201206 Episode 06.01.12

Elyn Saks: Seeing mental illness

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"Is it okay if I totally trash your office?" It's a question Elyn Saks once asked her doctor, and it wasn't a joke. A legal scholar, Saks also suffers from schizophrenia, and here she shares her powerful story of suffering and treatment, humanizing mental illness in a talk that is both thoughtful and passionate.moreless

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