BREAKING THE SILENCE Annual Public Forum
Living Life with Schizophrenia
Wednesday October 22, 2014
A presentation and discussion for family members, educators, students, professionals and those whose lives have been impacted by mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Over 400 attendees participated. Dr. Pardell lectured on the history, diagnosis, and current treatment of Schizophrenia. Bill McPhee shared his own experience of his recovery from Schizophrenia. He established SZ Magazine, and authored his book on recovery: To Cry A Dry Tear.
Sponsored by The Mental Health Coalition of Rockland County With NAMI-FAMILIA of Rockland County Rockland County Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Rockland County Department of Mental Health Rockland Community College Student Development Center.