STORYTELLERS ON SCHIZOPHRENIA
Storytellers on Schizophrenia - Part two of a three-part speaker series features Randye Kaye.
Randye Kaye is a voice-over artist, radio host, actress, singer, and author of "Ben Behind His Voices: One Family's Journey from the Chaos of Schizophrenia to Hope." Kaye, in conversation with Host Angie Coiro, discusses her book in depth and shares her family's story with her son, Ben, who has schizophrenia, and explains that most people are afraid of Ben, and don't treat him with the respect he deserves. Randye Kaye is fighting hard to broaden the discussion and break down stigma around people with schizophrenia. Kaye encourages families to stay together and find strength while accepting the reality of a loved one's illness. This is the second part of the three-part speaker series "Storytellers on Schizophrenia" presented by Mental Health Association of San Mateo County.
Storytellers on Schizophrenia - Part one of a three-part speaker series features Nathan Filer.
A conversation about schizophrenia with Nathan Filer, award-winning author of "The Shock of the Fall" and "The Heartland: Finding and Losing Schizophrenia." Filer helps the audience understand why what we think we know about schizophrenia is wrong and why we need to move the mental health conversation beyond stigma. "Storytellers on Schizophrenia" is a three-part speaker series presented by Mental Health Association of San Mateo County.