In “Hushing the intruders in her brain,” Shari Roan continued her account of childhood-onset schizophrenia as experieinced by January (‘Jani’) Schofield. In the current story, Ms. Roan provided an update about Jani’s and her family’s life and progress. The coverage includes content about changes in Jani’s therapy and medications, the family’s living situation, and other aspects of life with childhood schizophrenia. As previously, there are accompanying multimedia features to the story, including this video by Don Kelsen.
Ms. Roan and Mr. Kelsen are reporters for the Los Angeles (CA, US) Times; see their work at “Hushing the intruders in her brain” (article by Ms. Roan), “Photos: Jani Schofield” (photos by Mr. Kelsen), and “Jani: Fewer hallucinations” (video by Mr. Kelsen). For previous entries about Jani on EBD Blog, see “Jani illustrates problems” (29 June 2009) and “Jani and Oprah” (13 October 2009).