Families Coping with Mental illness
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Ten parents and siblings share their experiences of having a family member with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, with lengths of illness ranging from three to 40 years.
Designed to provide insights and support to other families, the video also has profound messages for professionals about the needs of families when mental illness strikes. (43 minutes)
"Invaluable in empowering families to become part of the treatment and rehabilitative process."
William A. Anthony, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Boston University, Boston, MA