Why we must talk about the mental health of political leaders

The Print | Nov 10, 2019 at 5:01 AM
  • As the impeachment investigation gathers pace on Capitol Hill, some commentators have argued that if Donald Trump remains the Republican presidential candidate in 2020, there is no way the election could be deemed legitimate.
  • This is the argument in Conway’s article and the argument that motivates most mental health professionals, and others, who have spoken out against Trump, myself included.
  • Trump displays repeated and persistent behaviours consistent with narcissistic personality disorder and antisocial personality disorder.