© 2024 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

A woman's journey through mental health: Naomi Jackson documents her struggle with bipolar disorder

Writer Naomi Jackson. (Courtesy of Lola Flash)
Writer Naomi Jackson. (Courtesy of Lola Flash)

Recent surveys showed 90% of Americans believe the country is facing a mental health crisis.

Rutgers University professor Naomi Jackson has written eloquently, intimately and vividly about her own experience with bipolar disorder. She speaks with Here & Now‘s Deepa Fernandes.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

KOSU is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.