Stop The Insanity!

We don't realize it, but we keep doing the same thing over and over expecting a different result. What we don't know is that we aggravate the mental illness in people by the way we communicate with them. We are literally "talking them" crazy. 

The good news is there is a different way to communicate that will lead to their wellness and help stop this insanity.

There's Really No Denying It

This year, more than 50 million people in the U.S. will experience a mental illness. 
True 

Most of them will be well treated with medication and therapy.
False: Actually, some 30 million people will go untreated.

Millions of them are in denial. 
False: They are really NOT in denial; they suffer from anosognosia.

How we talk to people with a mental illness is a leading determining factor of the severity of their illness. 
True

There is just no good way to talk to someone with a mental illness.
False: Actually there is a very effective way. 

Bio

Bob Krulish spent 35 years of his life with undiagnosed and untreated bipolar disorder. It destroyed his life numerous times, eventually leaving him on the floor of an abandoned cabin in the woods. Now he works to reduce the suffering caused by mental illness. 

He is the author of When Scream Become Whispers  and teaches effective and powerful communication skills around the U.S. in his workshops and private coaching practice. Bob currently lives just outside of Seattle, WA. 

Story Ideas:

Millions Seem to Be in Denial About Their Mental Illness, But Is It Really Denial? 

How We Talk to the Mentally Ill is Driving Them Crazy

5 Things I Did to Overcome the Destruction of a Serious Mental illness

Parents: How to Stop Fighting With Your Mentally Ill Loved One

5 Early Warning Signs of a Mental Illness and What to Do About Them

Media

Radio

The Quiet Storm - WBLS, New York
The Lisa Show - BYU Radio
The Jennifer and Wendy Show - KTRS, St. Louis
Holistic Talk Radio Show with Frankie Boyer - WCRN, Boston
News by Gordon - Salem Radio, Dallas
The Morning Show - WBLQ, Westerly RI 
Morning on Maine Street - WDUN, Atlanta

 

Podcasts

The Optimal Life Podcast
Grieving Voices
Resilience Unravelled Series
Depression, A Podcast Hosted By Asekho
Minding Wellness
The Empathy Front
Spooniepreneur Podcast
The Tom Dutta Show

Contact Bob

  • email: [email protected]
  • website: bobkrulish.com
  • one-sheet: bobkrulish.com/media
  • phone: (425) 802-7788