Artist Illustrates Mental Illness Disorders In The Most Horrible WAY!


The term “Inktober” is very famous among artists; every year in October, artists work on various projects for under Inktober theme. In which each day one artwork is created i.e. 31 illustrations are created throughout the month.

Likewise, an artist name Shawn Coss decided to focus on illustrating various mental illnesses and disorders. The results are excellent! Read on.

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1. Schizophrenia1. Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia,in this state of mental illness a person is unable to identify what is actually real and what is not.


2. Disinhibited Social Engagement Behavior (DSED)2. Disinhibited Social Engagement Behavior (DSED)

DSED, in this a child who interact with those adults that he or she doesn’t know


3. Cotard’s Delusion

In this mental illness a person starts thinking that he/she is already dead. This can be in the figurative or in the literal sense.

4. Capgras Syndrome4. Capgras Syndrome

Capgras Syndrome can make you think that a relative or a close friend has actually been replaced by a person who looks exactly like him or her.


5. Dissociative Identity Disorder5. Dissociative Identity Disorder

This is actually known as multiple disorder because you have at least two identities controlling your behavior.

6. Agoraphobia6. Agoraphobia

It is a kind of fear a person face from tight or crowded areas

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7. Depersonalization Disorder7. Depersonalization Disorder

The person who suffers from this disorder struggles disruptions or breakdowns of memory, consciousness, awareness, identity, and/or perception.

8. Anorexia Nervosa8. Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia is a fear of gaining weight. A person who has this disorder will stop eating because of the fear of gaining weight.


9. Dependent Personality Disorder9. Dependent Personality Disorder

The fear leads to “clingy behavior.” This usually happens when in adulthood. People who are suffering from this disorder are unable making everyday decisions without an excessive amount of advice and reassurance from others.


10. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

10. Obsessive-Compulsive DisorderA person with this disorder faces  repeated thoughts, urges, or mental images that cause anxiety.


11. Paranoid Schizophrenia11. Paranoid Schizophrenia

It’s a subtype of Schizophrenia in which a person suffers from hallucinations and will feel quite paranoid.

12. Autism Spectrum Disorder12. Autism Spectrum Disorder

This disorder is considered as a developmental condition. Any one having this mental illeness find troubles when it comes to social interaction and communication.

13. Borderline Personality DisorderMental Illness

A person behaves abnormal in this disorder. Unwillingly the person have and unstable relationship with others.

For more of Shawn Coss’ work read here. Don’t forget to share!