Andrew Solomon’s TED Talk On Depression Is Profoundly Fascinating And Sometimes Even Hilarious

by • March 31, 2014 • Health, Neuroscience, Psychology, SocietyComments (0)5224

“The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality, and it was vitality that seemed to seep away from me in that moment.”  In a talk equal parts eloquent and devastating, writer Andrew Solomon takes you to the darkest corners of his mind during the years he battled depression.  That led him to an eye-opening journey across the world to interview others with depression — only to discover that, to his surprise, the more he talked, the more people wanted to tell their own stories. For more from Andrew Solomon be sure to visit

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