Victor's Story Pt 1 (of 2): Puerto Rican American Pastor Discusses Depression & Bipolar Disorder in His Family
In Part 1 of his interview, a Puerto Rican American Pastor named Victor discusses his experiences leading a racially diverse church. Victor shares his observations about the delicate relationship between culture, stigma, and mental health. He also tells the story of his wife's diagnosis with major depression and his 20-something daughter's uphill battle with bipolar disorder.
- Could you relate to Victor–have you cared for someone with depression or bipolar?
- Do you think your culture makes it easier or harder to get help?
--Jessica Lynn Gimeno
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