“John Nash only took drugs for a brief period during crisis and then lived the great majority of his life without psychotropic medication”
Updated Dec. 2015
The film A Beautiful Mind was about John Nash. There is some commentary about this film on Beyond Meds written by Bruce Levine. It’s worth reading.
The story told in the movie was changed from the real events to create a politically correct view of mental illness being that one must take psychiatric drugs for the rest of one’s life. John Nash, instead, only took drugs for a brief period during crisis and then lived the great majority of his life without psychotropic medication.
I’ve posted these videos and the commentary before and since it seems to me the blog is forever getting new readers I’m posting it again. This is an important topic since John Nash is now perhaps the most famous person who was ever labeled schizophrenic and the public was lied to about his condition in the blockbuster movie.
John Nash in the below…
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