Schizophrenia—What Causes It?

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"This exploration of the causes of schizophrenia is from unused interview footage from Take These Broken Wings, a 75-minute documentary on recovery from schizophrenia without medication (available through www.iraresoul.com). I recorded over seventeen hours of interviews for the film—and wish to make public as much of it as possible.

In this discussion we hear the point of view of Joanne Greenberg (who not only recovered from schizophrenia but wrote the best-selling novel I Never Promised You a Rose Garden), Bertram Karon, PhD (a recognized world expert on recovery from schizophrenia), as well as many non-professional people from Washington Square Park in New York City."

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"I had just received my college degree in English when I was diagnosed with schizophrenia eighteen years ago. For a long time, I couldn’t concentrate enough to read. But with my new medication, I can read again. I play the viola and love the Bach cello sui"

Elizabeth

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