In The Grip of Paranoid Schizophrenia - One Man's Metamorphosis through Psychosis
Publisher: Lulu.com (October 3, 2007)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.7 MB
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Non-fiction autobiographical account by the author of his surviving 30+ years with Paranoid Schizophrenia. From onset and early years of illness through his eight-year delusion that he was John Lennon in a CIA covert operation that he was back from the dead, this book shows the intimate workings of a psychotic mind. In 1994 when given Risperdal a requiem of wellness resulted that is described in contrast with the sick years and stigma of the illness. Includes portions of his U.S. Secret Service file and other documentation showing the story is true in how this untreated illness affects society, as well as the individual. Contains factual accounts of how the author finds wellness. An excellent, intelligent, and insightful look at the mysterious bizarre illness of Paranoid Schizophrenia. Foreword by Larry's psychiatrist, Maura Andronic, M.D.