The Story of Schizophrenia

The Story of Schizophrenia

From: a16z Podcast
0 0 11 months ago
with @bobkolker, Stefan McDonough, and @omnivorousread

In this episode, we dive into the remarkable story of one American family, the Galvins: Mimi, Don, and their 12 children, 6 of whom were afflicted with schizophrenia. Robert Kolker follows the Galvin's from the 1950s to today, through, he writes, "the eras of institutionalization and shock therapy, the debates between psycho-therapy versus medication, the needle-in-a-haystack search for genetic markers for the disease, and the ... See More

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