Hip Hop Therapy

Hip-Hop has long mentioned mental illness before Chance the Rapper, Kid Cudi, and Kanye West made it front news. Early pioneers were DMX, who expressed his struggles in his 1998 song, “Slippin,” from his sophomore album Blood of My Blood, Flesh of my Flesh and Eminem, who frequently mentions his self-doubt, depression, and addiction in… Read More Hip Hop Therapy

My Time at Prep Wellness SF

During my senior year of college, I interned at the nonprofit organization, PREP San Francisco. PREP (Prevention and Recovery in Early Psychosis) specializes in diagnosis, assessment, and treatment for people with schizophrenia. For those who don’t know, Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder. Symptoms include hallucinations, delusions, disorganized thinking, and movement disorders. At this… Read More My Time at Prep Wellness SF