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Paranoid Schizophrenia

My Stepmom Suffered From Schizophrenia, and I Had No Idea (VIDEO)

Kathy Carter Woods | Posted 05.06.2014 | Black Voices
Kathy Carter Woods

Patty was a wonderful stepmom. Sweet and kind, she treated my sister and me like we were her very own. She worked for the airlines and often had a crazy, upside-down schedule, yet she never failed to be a loving force for good.

Fountain House Symposium Honors Author Andrew Solomon

Jim Luce | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact
Jim Luce

New York City has an annual event that educates the public on mental health that I believe is the finest in America. This symposium - and luncheon - ...

Why We Need To Talk About My Brother

Rachel Hollis | Posted 03.30.2013 | Women
Rachel Hollis

"If he had cancer or heart disease I feel like I could talk about it with other people and find support. But I'm terrified to say anything, I don't want them to think this is all he's ever been... he used to be so much more."

Cary Elwes A Figment Of Eric McCormack's Mind On 'Perception'

Posted 09.30.2012 | TV

"Perception" (Mon., 10 p.m. ET on TNT) may have hit on a way to stand out from the crowd of crime procedurals across the television airwaves. One of t...

WATCH: Woman With Paranoid Schizophrenia Helps Low-Income Individuals With Mental Illness

Posted 01.01.2012 | Impact

Ashley Smith was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia in 2007 after stealing a military truck and leading the police on a high speed chase -- a joy r...

A Chance to Change the Way We Look at Mental Illness

Bassey Ikpi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Bassey Ikpi

Perhaps if the public attitude toward the mentally ill changes, those who feel out of touch with this world won't feel the need to hide in shadows, dealing with the disease on their own.

What The Soloist Tells Us About Homelessness and Mental Illness in America

Deborah De Santis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Deborah De Santis

For those of us who work to help prevent and end homelessness, The Soloist is an all-too-real reminder of the daily obstacles people who are homeless and their advocates face.