Mental illnesses, when not properly treated, can be as dangerous as physical ones. Just because some people don't understand something doesn't mean it can be ignored. Artist Toby Allen, who runs the Tumblr account zestydoesthings , ran a series of illustrations depicting different kinds of mental illnesses as fantastical monsters with their own set of powers. The artwork is brilliant and the text that accompanies it, fits perfectly with the fantasy style without straying far away from the real issue at hand.
Check these out.
Borderline Personality Disorder
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Dissociative Identity Disorder
Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Avoidant Personality Disorder
All images sourced from ZestyDoesThings .