CTV News - Workshop shows experience of living with schizophrenia


#1

The Manitoba Schizophrenia Society recently held a workshop for 20 people to demonstrate what it’s like to live with schizophrenia. Each participant was given an audio headset simulating the experience of hearing voices.

Ever wonder what’s like living with schizophrenia?
Twenty Winnipeggers are participating in a workshop to better understand the mental illness.
One of the common experiences for people living with the illness is hearing voices.

Read more: http://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/workshop-shows-experience-of-living-with-schizophrenia-1.1835179#ixzz33mXYl7fD


#2

I want to go to that type of workshop. I want to know because of my son and I have schizophrenic patients I work with in a nursinghome. I think the whole staff should do it just like we take a tour of dementia.