Family Portrait Michael's Halloween
Though their teenage son has serious mental health challenges, with persistence, love and humor this family has built a thriving household. (8:37)
Michael and his parents channel his active imagination to help manage his psychosis. (3:51)
Michael's parents discuss their own mental health and the realities of raising a child with challenging mental disorders. (5:00)
Michael's home movies and halloween cookies showcase the many gifts that come with his diagnosis. (5:24)
When George Orley succumbed to depression, his family had to face the unimaginable. They tell their story, from the first days of shock and sadness, through the beginning of the healing process. (8:22)
Mental health challenges don’t stop this family from having a great time. (8:05)
Both of May Howard’s parents had bipolar disorder, and she and her sister inherited it. By relying on each other, they prove that even families with serious challenges can persevere. (7:12)
Tips from a mother who became the guardian of her adult son, to ensure he had the best of care. (6:24)
An innovative program helps Margaret get her life back On Track.
Life with schizophrenia can be rewarding and successful.
A 12-year old dances his way out of anxiety.
Dr. Helen Blair Simpson, on the many forms of OCD