It is important to provide children with information about schizophrenia according to their maturity level. Otherwise they may also experience confusion, insecurity, fear, and anxiety. Above all, let your children know that neither they nor their actions are to blame.
I believe that each of us has one thing he was put here to do in his lifetime. My mother's "one thing" was to drive me to the hospital. She refuses to take credit for my recovery, yet I'm convinced her act of courage made the difference between my having a life worth living, and living a life spent on the margins. My intent in interviewing Mary…