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EP 197 - Modern Madness: An Owner's Manual

From the Show: Dr. Taz Show
Summary:

Terri Cheney is a successful entertainment who went public with her struggle with BiPolar Disorder in the NYT bestseller Manic. 

Air Date: 9/15/20
Duration: 33:55
Host: Dr. Taz
Guest Bio: Terri Cheney

Once a successful entertainment attorney, Terri Cheney went public about her struggle with bipolar disorder in the New York Times bestselling memoir, Manic. She now devotes her advocacy skills to the cause of mental health and is on the boards of the International Bipolar Foundation and the Saks Institute. Her writing and commentary have been featured in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and countless articles, including her own blog for Psychology Today, which has nearly 1 million views. An essay she wrote was recently adapted for the Amazon TV series “Modern Love,” starring Anne Hathaway as Terri.

  • Book Title: Manic, Modern Madness: An Owner's Manual
  • Guest Facebook Account: www.facebook.com/TerriCheneyAuthor
  • Guest Twitter Account: @tcheneyauthor
EP 197 - Modern Madness: An Owner's Manual
Terri Cheney is a successful entertainment who went public with her struggle with BiPolar Disorder in the NYT bestseller Manic. 

After keeping her diagnosis a secret from everyone in her life, and ending up in the hospital after an intense depression episode, she decided to come forward and write about her life. 

Her advocacy has brought her to multiple pieces in the New York Times, including the popular Modern Love column, and she also serves on the boards of the International Bipolar Foundation and the Saks Institute

Terry & Dr. Taz talk about her journey as an entertainment attorney, the biggest misunderstandings people have of mental illness, and her tricks for helping your loved ones who deal with depression or other mental illnesses.