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Dick Cavett Depression

Dick Cavett: 'I Knew Robin Was A Sufferer'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment

Comedian Dick Cavett had a long and storied friendship with the late Robin Williams. Credited as having given him his big break — on his 1979 PBS l...

Dick Cavett Calls Robin Williams Daily News Cover 'Yellow Journalism'

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 08.15.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Much of the media focus surrounding Robin Williams' death has been on the explicit and often invasive details of the actor's suicide. Williams' long t...

The Power of Willingness

Dean Opperman | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Dean Opperman

A year ago, confined to bed and at the mercy of the black dog of depression, I again "prayed for the willingness" to take action, whatever that was revealed to be.

WATCH: The Worst Thing To Say To Someone Who's Depressed

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Legendary TV host Dick Cavett and actor, comedian and writer Stephen Fry spoke openly about their battles with depression during a recent segment on H...

WATCH: Legendary Talk-Show Host Offers Advice To People With Depression

Posted 09.02.2011 | Healthy Living

In an interview with, Dick Cavett, a long-time talk show host and current blogger for The New York Times, offered simple advice to people...