She had been misdiagnosed, aged 19, with schizophrenia, and inappropriate treatments given. Two further misdiagnoses followed. The anti-psychotic medication she had taken for 56 years became unavailable, no warning; no substitute available. She was hospitalized, aged 19, for four years, given 30-40 ECTs, insulin therapy and medication; no success. She set out to transform herself. Now, Her book "Hope Restored" : a guide to embracing the storms of C-PTSD is self-help, interspersed with memoir.
C-PTSD and Mental Health