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Starting at the age 14 I have seen my Aunt Carmen act strangely To start she is handicapped I always thought that maybe she was talking to her self because of her disorder One day my mother suggested that my Aunt and my Grandma should come and live with us We were all hesitant meaning my sisters and I because we never understood my Aunt She always seemed weird when we were near her My Grandma decided to move in with my Aunt Since we were a room short I offered for my Aunt to sleep in my room until my Dad was able to build another room for them After about two months or so my Aunt started to claim she saw witches and that they were going to kill her She would scream and cry telling us that the witches were flying over her head We all wondered why she was making up such silly stories We always suggested that we should take her to see a doctor but my Grandma always made excuses for her Till one day my family and I were sitting in my living room and my aunt was in my room and we heard a loud crashing noise with a lot of glass breakage We all ran inside my room to find out that my Aunt trashed my room She was dancing around naked and her excuse was that the witches made her do it We took her to the hospital where she was diagnosed with schizophrenia In reading the textbook Exploring Psychology by David Myers I have read his writings on schizophrenia Myers stated that schizophrenia will affect one in one hundred people across the world and that males and females are affected almost equally Myers definition of schizophrenia is that is a group of severe psychotic disorders characterized by disorganized and delusional thinking disturbed perceptions and inappropriate emotions and actions Myers stated that millions
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