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We Value Physical Health More Than Mental Health. That’s a Problem.

The case for more empathy and less well-meaning ‘help’

A close-up of a young football player rubbing his face with his hand in exhaustion.
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I’ve suffered from depression and anxiety at multiple points throughout my life. Increasingly, I’ve become aware that this may be due to CPTSD (Complex PTSD) from my childhood, but honestly I can’t make it through a single chapter of any book on the subject…

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Gabe Zichermann

Gabe Zichermann

Author and Public Speaker on Gamification, The 4th Industrial Revolution, the Future of Work and Failure. More about me: https://gabezichermann.com