For the Love of Ian

For the Love of Ian

by Toni Morrison

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Overview

A story of Ian's childhood and who he was before his struggles with schizophrenia. The age of Ian's onset of the disease and what he had endured through his many assessments. The effects his illness had on his family, with spouse, friends, and the many other relationships and the social stigma he had encountered throughout his lifetime.

The story tells of Ian's many high's and low's with several hospitalizations arising from numerous medication changes and mental breakdowns. The affects the medication had on his quality of life, mental health, physical health, stability, and the ability to have a somewhat "normal life". How he struggled with the voices in his head and the paranoia he would often experience....


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781525594960
Publisher: FriesenPress
Publication date: 03/08/2021
Pages: 186
Sales rank: 767,365
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.43(d)

About the Author

Toni Morrison, born in Victoria BC. Held certifications in Office Administration with Kwantlen College and Counselling with CTI Counsellor Training Institute. She volunteered on the Crisis Line in her local community and once held a real estate license from the Sauder School of Business at UBC. Morrison has two grown children, a daughter and son with three grandsons and lives in Vancouver....

Hometown:

Princeton, New Jersey, and Manhattan

Date of Birth:

February 18, 1931

Date of Death:

August 5, 2019

Place of Birth:

Lorain, Ohio

Place of Death:

New York

Education:

Howard University, B.A. in English, 1953; Cornell, M.A., 1955

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