If Apple Trees Blossomed In Winter

Yesterday I watched one of the most painful and tragic documentary on PBS called "God knows where I am." It's about a woman with schizophrenia. I won't give too much details, but she ends up in a state hospital where she refuses all medications. Unable to keep her there any longer, she is released with …

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Halfway House

A good friend of mine has schizophrenia. She had a breakdown when she was nineteen and in college. For ten years she was in what she called: "the Program." A type of halfway house for the mentally ill. In the beginning when she was really sick and not yet on the proper medications, she thought …

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