Ruby Wax:
Ruby Wax: Was ist so lustig an psychischen Erkrankungen?

TEDGlobal 2012 · 8:44 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Körperliche Erkrankungen rufen Mitleid hervor, sagt die Komikerin Ruby Wax – ausgenommen Erkrankungen des Gehirns. Warum? Mit umwerfender Energie und Humor fordet Wax, die selbst vor 10 Jahren als klinisch depressiv diagnositiziert wurde, uns auf, das Stigma psychischer Erkrankungen zu beenden.

Comedian and Mental Health Activist
Ruby Wax is a loud, funny woman — who spent much of her comedy career battling depression in silence. Now her work blends mental health advocacy and laughs. Full bio
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