This episode is an introdution to Katharyn R. King's debut feature film "The Awakening". In this episode, Ms. King will discuss her reasons for writing this piece, provide a brief synopsis, and share her views on schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. Also, we will be taking an in-depth look at schizophrenia. What is it, what causes it, who is at risk ? How will it be depicted and described within the context of a narrative film ? Excerpts from Elyn Saks autobiography will be shared. Callers gladly welcome !