b'Lincolns depression facilitated his contemplative and insightful nature, contributing to his overall efficacy as a leader. Lincoln historian Joshua Wolf Shenk wrote, Lincoln didnt do great work because he solved the problem of his melancholy; the problem of his melancholy was all the more fuel for the fire of his great work. PETE WENTZ Pete Wentz, frontman and bass guitarist of Fall Out Boy, experienced anxiety and depression, which led to a suicide attempt. Now Wentz takes anti-anxiety meds. I secluded myself. I refused to get on airplanes or buses. I stopped talking to all of my friends completely. I pretty much broke down in front of everyone but in a very secretive way, Wentz says of the depths of his anxiety and depression. Sometimes in my head I find myself feeling guilty when I am happy, like it is something wrong or inauthentic.POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) A traumatic event, such as a natural disaster (e.g., hurricane, flood), physical abuse, sexual assault, war or a seriousMental Health Concerns180'