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NEED TO KNOW | Joey Pantoliano's battle with mental illness: fighting the stigma | PBS

Duration: 07:28
Program: Need to Know #122
Broadcast Date: Oct. 1, 2010

Several years ago, award-winning actor Joey Pantoliano was diagnosed with clinical depression. He embraced his diagnosis, and he has since become an advocate for what he calls "brain dis-ease." Through his non-profit organization and documentary, both called "No Kidding, Me 2!," Joey shares his own story alongside that of others learning to cope with mental illness.

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Post Date: October 1, 2010