Overcoming Mental Illness Late in Life

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Updated Wed, Jun 27, 2012 11:57 am
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Sun, Jun 24, 2012

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Tom Walker talks with George Savolainen

On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Tom Walker talks with George Savolainen about his battle with schizoaffective disorder.

Mr. Savolainen was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder at the age of 44; he discusses his episodes, how the disorder interrupted his life, and how he later overcame his illness.

For more information on our local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), visit maniathensohio.org

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