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A mental health podcast dedicated to the education of mental illness and the psychology explaining it, and ending the stigma surrounding mental illness. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/btillnesspod/support

Behind the Illness with Ali Vee Ali Vee

    • Mental Health
    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

A mental health podcast dedicated to the education of mental illness and the psychology explaining it, and ending the stigma surrounding mental illness. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/btillnesspod/support

    S2E5: Movie Review | The Perks of Being A Wallflower

    S2E5: Movie Review | The Perks of Being A Wallflower

    Please be aware of the trigger warning in the beginning of the episode.

    Ali talks about The Perks of Being A Wallflower, a movie about a teenager battling with PTSD, depression, anxiety, and guilt after his best friend dies by suicide and his aunt dies in a car accident.

    New episode of Behind the Illness is up every Friday, ready to listen to on your morning commute.


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    • 34 min
    S2E4 Book Review | Notes On A Nervous Planet by Matt Haig

    S2E4 Book Review | Notes On A Nervous Planet by Matt Haig

    Ali talks about Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig, which talks about living in a world of technology that encourages us to be anxious, unsocial, and sometimes even mean humans.

    Buy the book here: www.behindtheillness.com/links along with the other three books Ali has reviewed on the podcast.

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    S2E3: Book Review | Reasons To Stay Alive by Matt Haig

    S2E3: Book Review | Reasons To Stay Alive by Matt Haig

    Ali talks about Reasons To Stay Alive by Matt Haig, a book that she calls her favorite. In the book, Matt talks about his experiences with depression and suicidal thoughts, all while advocating for and inspiring those who battle with depression. 

    Go to www.BehindTheIllness.com/links to purchase the book.

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    • 49 min
    S2e2: Book Review | If You Feel Too Much by Jamie Tworkowski

    S2e2: Book Review | If You Feel Too Much by Jamie Tworkowski

    Ali talks about If You Feel Too Much by the founder of To Write Love On Her Arms, Jamie Tworkowski. Link to purchase the book is at BehindTheIllness.com/links. 

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    • 21 min
    S2E1: Book Review | Are U Ok? by Kati Morton

    S2E1: Book Review | Are U Ok? by Kati Morton

    Season two is upon us! Ali starts a book review series starting with Are U Ok? by Kati Morton. Are U Ok? is a guide to caring for your mental health and is what Ali considers to be somewhat of a "mental health bible."

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    • 23 min
    Episode 10: 20 Questions

    Episode 10: 20 Questions

    In episode 10, the final episode in season 1, Ali has some fun and answers some questions about herself, her career, and the podcast.

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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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This is a great and honest podcast for anyone dealing with mental health. Thank you Ali Vee

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