About Al Levin

Al Levin is an assistant principal in a public elementary school. He’s been in education for nearly twenty years. Al has recovered from a major depressive disorder, an illness that was quite debilitating for nearly six months of his life. Through this experience, he has become passionate about learning more about mental health and supporting others with a mental illness, particularly men with depression. You can find more articles written by Al at He is on Twitter @allevin18. Finally, he is starting a podcast in which he interviews men with depression. “The Depression Files” can be found at

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