Episode 252 - Gabe Howard, Mental Health Speaker, Writer & Activist
Gabe Howard is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar disorder. He is the author of the popular book, “Mental Illness is an Asshole and other Observations,” available from Amazon; signed copies are also available directly from Gabe Howard. In addition to hosting the Not Crazy podcast, he also hosts The Psych Central Podcast. Gabe makes his home in Central Ohio with his wife, Kendall, and a mini-schnauzer he never wanted, but now can't live without.
About the book:
For years, Gabe Howard's entertaining articles and essays have been educating people about living with mental illness. His observations cover everything from practical advice to family relationships to the fears that people with mental illness experience.
In essays such as "Anxiety Says Everyone Hates Me," "I Have Bipolar and I'm a Hypocrite," and, yes, "Mental Illness Is an Asshole," Gabe makes mental illness less scary and more understandable.