Marvel’s Moon Knight Recognizes and Lives the Reality of Schizophrenia?

Dissociative

Moon Knight from Marvel Comics reflects the lifestyle of how some living under the banner of schizoaffective disorder may feel. The question that ultimately remains, inquires of exactly what diagnosis he suffers from. Although according to the comics early on his diagnosis flagged as schizophrenia. This resulted wholly from the lack of consensus in the […]

Alcoholism of Degrassi: The Next Generation

The well of misfortune never runs dry for the sufferers of alcoholism. Degrassi: The Next Generation delivers those with a taste for the vice, with the most elegant of tact. Oftentimes, coverage of alcoholism in young adults sustains a considerable amount of glorification in the media. Degrassi however, depicts this manner of abuse in a […]

PTSD in Degrassi: The Next Generation

Trauma finds victims across all walks of life and Degrassi: The Next Generation spares no expense on making the detriment of post-traumatic stress disorder on its respective characters known. Trauma of course remains highly subjective, albeit the creators of Degrassi do outline an ample and varied array of unique cases. Post-traumatic stress disorder on the […]

Self-Harm in Degrassi: The Next Generation

Few things can be discerned by examining the external properties of one person. Though self harm proved through scars demonstrates a disturbing pattern of behavior, Degrassi:The Next Generation confirms that the pain behind this behavior penetrates more than just the external. Each character attributed with the habit of self harm harbors the distress of a […]

Eating Disorders of Degrassi: The Next Generation

As simple and seamless as the process of eating may seem, Degrassi: The Next Generation makes mincemeat of this very notion. Indeed, social pressures complicate the concept of sound health, especially in the years of youth. Aside from the pressures of drugs comes the necessity to achieve the ideal figure. For Degrassi students no other […]

Bipolar Disorder of Degrassi: The Next Generation

In waking up, Degrassi: The Next Generation characters and most people in fact, can find themselves in one of two positions, the proverbial wrong side of the bed or the proverbial right side of the bed. However for the show’s bipolar sufferers, one’s life exists in a similar duality. Yet these dispositions encompass their whole […]

Depression of Degrassi: The Next Generation

Degrassi: The Next Generation and depression do not exactly coalesce or manifest in any semblance of an accurate representation of the modern exhibition of the disease. Although the trend of depression displays an increasing correlation with the income of time and technology, Degrassi’s depiction falls many yards short of the concurrent uprights. In the process […]

Reimagining of Degrassi: The Next Generation Through a Mental Health Lens

Somewhere amongst the memories of adolescence in the 21st century arises an image of a not so personal, yet prominent stitch in the millennial mindset. This keystone teen drama piece known to most as Degrassi: The Next Generation, highlighted many of the mental health troubles endured by what I like to call the schizoids. However, […]