Seeing Mental Illness

“As clinical psychologist Dr. Douglas Lane has worked with patients into their 90s, many of them grapple with major questions about where they fit in life. Many have told him, ‘I don’t even know who to be anymore.’

The transitions that people go through as they age can be challenging, and raise deep existential questions, says Lane, a clinical professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. As older adults are going through changes, many factors can impact their mental health . . .”