Orthomolecular Health Newsletter Cover Story

  For me, 1996 began as a regular year, playing music, enjoying friendships and working part time, but it ended like no other. It was the year I became more acquainted with mental illness than I ever thought I would, or wanted to be. By early December, I had experienced my first psychotic episode, which marked the beginning of a …

Sean & Doris Interviewed by Global TV’s Eva Kovacs

In the first part of this interview, Sean shares his experience from symptoms to diagnosis and his perception of the problem at that moment.
The second part of the interview illustrates Doris´ perspective, her unconditional support and the approach that changed their lives, improving Sean’s health and their lifestyle.

The Problem …

The World Health Organization, ranks mental health disorders as one of the greatest public health challenges of our time. According to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, one in five Canadians will experience a mental illness in their lifetime. Sadly, only a third of these people get the help they need. But these are not the only troubling mental health statistics: Nearly 40 …

Living Without Mental Illness

My story started out similar to the other hundreds of thousands of Canadians suffering from mental illness and like them the only answers I ever found were written on a prescription pad.