Stories of recovery - Schizophrenia

"Ben" Kaye - Recovering from Schizophrenia
Ben Kaye
August 18, 2014
Seared into Randye Kaye’s memory is a terrifying day in 2003 when she rushed 21-year-old Ben to the emergency room of the local hospital near her...
The Robbins Family - Recovery Story about schizophrenia
The Robbins Family
August 15, 2014
Finding a Way to Help and Heal From The Quarterly, Summer 2014 Toward the end of his freshman year at the University of Minnesota, where he had hoped...
Sandra and Emerson Hart, Professional Actress from "Romper Room" and Grammy-Nominated Singer/Songwriter, Lead Singer of Tonic
Sandra and Emerson Hart
May 27, 2014
Emerson Hart is a singer-songwriter. In the 1990s, he co-founded the Grammy-nominated rock band Tonic and, as the lead singer, has written hit songs...
John Atherton - schizophrenia
John Atherton
March 05, 2014
A mother beams as her son, lives with Asperger's syndrome and schizophrenia, courageously lives his dream to become an inventor From The Quarterly,...
Miriam Katowitz and Arthur Radin
Miriam Katowitz and Arthur Radin
August 15, 2013
Love, support and good education: not enough to preclude mental illness in this family, but enough to help them cultivate recovery From The Quarterly...
Stamatia Pappas
Stamatia Pappas
May 18, 2013
A family credits recovery from schizoaffective disorder to relatively early intervention, the right medication, never losing hope and a great...
Janet Susin, president of the Queens/Nassau chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness
Janet Susin
June 08, 2012
From The Quarterly, Spring 2012 Like many donors to the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, Janet and Myron Susin of Long Island, New York,...
Neil Barber, lives with schizophrenia
Neil Barber
March 20, 2012
The summer before Neil Barber’s junior year in high school, he and three of his buddies decided to experiment with marijuana. Neil’s dad, Greg,...
Victor and Edith, 1935
Victor and Edith, 1935
January 19, 2012
A daughter supports mental health research to ensure other families don’t have to live through what hers did. From The Quarterly, Winter 2012 Among...
Dolores Emory Donor, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
Dolores and Todd
January 11, 2012
This is a true story about what happened to a family when mental illness struck one of its children. My son Todd Christopher O’Connell was born April...

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