Elyn Saks: A tale of mental illness -- from the inside | A legal scholar, in 2007 Saks came forward with her own story of schizophrenia, controlled by drugs and therapy but ever-present. In this powerful talk, she asks us to see people with mental illness clearly, honestly and compassionately. | http://www.ted.com/talks/elyn_saks_seeing_mental_illness.html
Stop the stigma! My life with schizophrenia -- I am a woman with chronic schizophrenia. I have spent hundreds of days in psychiatric hospitals. I could have ended up living most of my life on a back ward, but things turned out quite differently.--- http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/12/opinion/saks-mental-illness/index.html?utm_source=dlvr.it_medium=linkedin
"Your Elusive Creative Genius" TED Talk - Elizabeth Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses -- and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person "being" a genius, all of us "have" a genius. It's a funny, personal and surprisingly moving talk.