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The Unique Struggle of Mental Health Caregivers

8 million Americans provide care to someone with an emotional or mental health issue. Many, like myself, need more support.

Illustration: Ellie Ji Yang

MyMy boyfriend fell into a deep bout of depression a few years ago, and I found myself negotiating the illness’s tenuous boundaries: deciding when to drag him out and when to leave…




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Dani Fleischer

Dani Fleischer

Personal essayist. Hard at work on my memoir. Facebook.com/DaniFleischerWriter

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