Dr Andy Campbell – Living with Schizophemia
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This movie provides crucial information and assistance for people and families dealing with a schizophrenia diagnosis. The show includes eyewitness stories from three persons with schizophrenia and one with schizoaffective disorder, as well as commentary from treatment specialist Dr. Andy Campbell. Viewers discover specific measures they may take to live fuller, more successful lives, such as how to work successfully with physicians and therapists, manage pharmaceutical issues, make good lifestyle choices, spot early warning signs of relapse, and enlist the help of family and friends.
“This program is well-directed and edited, and the production quality is exceptional. Featuring people with schizophrenia who present extensive educational information, the video demonstrates that people with the illness can achieve a high level of functioning. It will be informative and appealing for individuals and family members learning about schizophrenia, as well as a teaching tool for a wide range of students.” Kern, PhD, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Department, University of California, Los Angeles
“This video portrays schizophrenia accurately while being both optimistic and realistic; it is rare to hear people with the illness speak so eloquently about their experiences. Overall, the message is positive and important: people with schizophrenia can live rich, enjoyable lives, especially if they learn how to manage their illness.”—Kim T. New Hampshire-Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center’s Mueser, PhD