A Map of the Mind Field
Managing Adolescent PsychosisVideo Cassette - 2004 ; 2006 distributor
Explores the personal stories of four youth from British Columbia living with adolescent psychosis. Psychosis is a brain disorder where an individual experiences some loss of contact with reality. Symptoms include hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, and disorganized thoughts and speech. Sheds light on community resources, and emphasizes the importance of early treatment. Examines treatment strategies that include medication, education, self-coping mechanisms, and recognition of triggers.
Publisher: [Burnaby, B.C.] : Open Learning Agency, c2004 ; Montréal, Qué. : National Film Board of Canada, 2006 [distributor]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in (DVD)
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