“What is a ‘Mood Disorder’ anyway?” andFour Excerpts—from Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me. Ask students how these images communicate personal—i.e., Ellen Forney—experiences and facts of living with and treating bipolar disorder. Record students’ reflections and summarize how Graphic Medicine offers different ways to share and understand multiple aspects of dealing with an illness.
Forney, Ellen. Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo and Me.New York, NY: Avery 2012