Link: http://www.capradio.org/articles/2016/09/23/garage-bands-and-pastels-sometimes-are-the-key-to-mental-health/

By Bob Moffitt
September 23, 2016

Van Gogh. Plath. Cobain. Some of the world's most influential artists have suffered greatly from mental illness. There is no scientific consensus of a genetic link between creativity and mental illness. But a number of studies show a link between recovery and art and music therapy.

Laura Bemis is a photographer from Elk Grove. She has a mental illness.