Every year thousands of artists get involved in Inktober, where for 31 days of October, you ink a drawing for each day. I decided to go off the usual prompt and focus on mental illnesses and disorders. While understanding that every disorder has many symptoms with degrees of severity I tried to capture one or two in a single image.


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I've released prints and a book collection to continue supporting mental health with a large portion of the proceeds being donated to a northeastern Ohio mental health facility in need.

This month has been a wild one and can't thank enough the thousands of people who've reached out to me to tell me their story and share my work. It has been overwhelming to say the least. This is the rest of my Inktober, and you can see the first part here.

(Note: Though ASD isn't technically a mental disorder, it is included in the DSM-5 and felt it important to include.)

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#1 Alice In Wonderland Syndrome

Alice In Wonderland Syndrome

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Naima Ivansdóttir 1 week ago

i had no idea such syndrome existed. i had to google it...

#2 Post-Partum Depression

Post-Partum Depression

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#3 Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

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Philip Wakeham 3 weeks ago

good work

#4 Bulimia Nervosa (I Updated The Artwork Without The Thinner)

Bulimia Nervosa (I Updated The Artwork Without The Thinner)

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#5 Border Line Personality Disorder

Border Line Personality Disorder

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#6 Conduct Disorder (Based Off Very Real Case Studies)

Conduct Disorder (Based Off Very Real Case Studies)

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#7 Panic Disorder

Panic Disorder

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#8 Avoidant Personality Disorder (Bonus)

Avoidant Personality Disorder (Bonus)

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#9 Dependent Personality Disorder

Dependent Personality Disorder

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#10 Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

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#11 Schizophrenia Disorder

Schizophrenia Disorder

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#12 Body Integrity Identity Disorder (Was Too Tired And Forgot To Spell It Fully On The Image!)

Body Integrity Identity Disorder (Was Too Tired And Forgot To Spell It Fully On The Image!)

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#13 Misophonia (Fun Made Up Fact, Every Experiences It When They Hear Nickleback)

Misophonia (Fun Made Up Fact, Every Experiences It When They Hear Nickleback)

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#14 Substance Use Disorder

Substance Use Disorder

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#15 Insomnia

Insomnia

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