He had a mental illness.
He was misunderstood.
He was poor.
He lived with his mother, who also suffered from a mental illness.
He had dreams.
His therapist never listened to his cries for help.
His mental health access/funding was cut.
He was mocked for being different.
He had no father in his life.
He felt alone.
He was an outcast.
He was incredibly sad.
Then, His sadness turned to rage.
What do you do when life seems bleak, and no one is hearing you?
Let’s discuss the 2019 movie hit, “Joker,” as I share my thoughts and views on how the flick perfectly portrayed a tragic struggle with mental illness in a misunderstood, cruel and chaotic world.
Blog Post Date: 2/13/20 @ 7PM ET.
– Until next time 💃🏻