A frank, often uncomfortable depiction of life with OCD and depression, Riva exposes the internal struggle of living with intrusive, destructive thoughts that affect the behaviours of those who experience these mental illnesses.
We all experience it from time to time. It's a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear. It might be brought on by something like an impending job interview or an exam, an argument with a loved one, or worries about your finances.
As a society, we have never been more aware and more sensitive to mental health. However, there is still an awful lot of stigma surrounding the subject, and a lot of myths that still circulate, some of which can be so dangerous if believed.