Do they laugh to hide their tears and fears?

I have to say that I have personal experience with this. Many years ago I lived with a man who was one of the funniest people I had ever met. He was also one of the unhappiest. Daily life was tumaltuous to say the least.

New reasearch shows that many comedians suffer from mental health issues. I’m actually surprised that they have limited this to comedians, as we have all probably heard many types of artists referred to as ‘tortured’. It may be that the process of creating is the only way that they can express and release the joy and pain that they feel.

If you or someone you know is struggling with depression, anxiety or mood swings, seek help. Work with horses can be part of comprehesive mental health approach to healing. We would be happy to show you around our site, introduce you to our wonderful equine partners (the horses), learn more about what you are dealing with and share how we might be able to help. Call or email to schedule a visit.

 

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