What’s it Like to Parent Two Mentally Ill Children?| Several years ago, Susan and Michael Schofield learned that their daughter, Jani, had been born with #schizophrenia. The couple had a second child, a son named Bodhi. At first, they believed that Bodhi was born without any mental illnesses. As time went on, they learned that Bodhi also has some mental health issues. What’s it like to parent not one, but two, mentally ill children? #mentalhealth #autism #schizophrenia #youarenotalone

What's it Like to Parent Two Mentally Ill Children?

Susan and Michael Schofield have no letup in their grueling day –- 11-year-old Jani is one of the youngest children ever to be treated for schizophrenia, and now her 6-year-old brother Bodhi, though not officially diagnosed with the same disorder, has violent outbursts and self-harming behavior that...

'Born Schizophrenic': 2 Mentally Ill Children Threaten to Tear Family Apart

'Born Schizophrenic': 2 Mentally Ill Children Threaten to Tear Family Apart - Yahoo

The following is an edited version of Jani’s story as told by her father, Michael Schofield.

The following is an edited version of Jani’s story as told by her father, Michael Schofield.

On Dr. Phil Today - The Jani Foundation was founded by Michael and Susan Schofield. Named for their daughter, Jani, diagnosed with child onset schizophrenia at 6 years old, Michael and Susan felt alone in their struggle to keep Jani alive.

Phil Today - The Jani Foundation was founded by Michael and Susan Schofield. Named for their daughter, Jani, diagnosed with child onset schizophrenia at 6 years old, Michael and Susan felt alone in their struggle to keep Jani alive.

Leaves of the Sacred Fig (Ficus religiosa)

Leaves and trunk of the Sacred Fig Tree -- Ficus religiosa [ Common Name: Pipal / Bo-Tree ] growing at Schofield Barracks in central Oahu, Hawaiian Islands. Note the distinctive heart-shaped leaves with an elongated tip.

"Born Schizophrenic"  Most people suffering from schizophrenia usually develop the disease during adolescence or young adulthood, and pediatric cases are extremely rare -- which makes January Schofield, known as Jani, an exceptional child.  Jani was diagnosed with schizophrenia when she was five years old, making her one of the youngest ever to be diagnosed with the illness.

"Born Schizophrenic" Most people suffering from schizophrenia usually develop the disease during adolescence or young adulthood, and pediatric cases are extremely rare -- which makes January Schofield, known as Jani, an exceptional child. Jani was diagnosed with schizophrenia when she was five years old, making her one of the youngest ever to be diagnosed with the illness.

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A woman with schizophrenia told us what it's really like to live with incurable hallucinations - Yahoo Finance

A woman with schizophrenia told us what it's really like to live with incurable hallucinations

When Rachel Star Withers was a child she saw demons everywhere. That was how she understood the.

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