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2.7 Darius the Great is Not Okay | Depression and connection Novel Feelings: A Mental Health Book Club

What can you do when you feel disconnected from your family, and your culture? Darius is a 'fractional Persian', and speaks better Klingon than Farsi. And his first trip to Iran is about to change his life. In this episode, we chat about Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram. We discuss what causes and maintains depression, cultural understandings of mental illness, and reflect on the role of medication. Our website: | Twitter, Instagram and Goodreads: @novel_feelings
  1. 2.7 Darius the Great is Not Okay | Depression and connection
  2. 2.6 You Should See Me In a Crown | Anxiety, friendships, and Black joy
  3. 2.5 Picture Us in the Light | Family, identity and survivor guilt
  4. 2.4 A Duke by Default | ADHD
  5. 2.3 Cry Blue Murder | Collective trauma
  6. 2.2. It's Been a Pleasure, Noni Blake – Self-esteem and body image
  7. 2.1 Thirteen Reasons Why | Bullying, depression and suicide
  8. Novel Tropes 3: Bad therapy
  9. Novel Tropes 2: Violence and mental health issues
  10. Novel Tropes 1: Commitment issues (ft. Bridgerton rants!)

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