From Beethoven and Van Gogh to Sylvia Plath and David Foster Wallace, the arts teem with stories of creative geniuses who were tortured by mental illness. That begs the question: to truly be creative, do you need to have a psychiatric disorder? A published review of the available research says no.
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Written by Ashley Hamer January 2, 2018
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