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"When a music composer enters the locked in-patient schizophrenia unit at CAMH to lead drumming and music sessions, clients are transformed for that one hour. Music takes us into the lives and stories of people living there, some for decades.

ONE CALM HOUR is a documentary film produced over one year of working with the drumming and music groups at CAMH. It is being screened across Canada to raise awareness about schizophrenia, and to raise funds for purchasing drums and musical instruments for the clients at CAMH."

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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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