For Young People with Psychosis, Early Intervention is Crucial
[Source: Medical X-Press]
Andrew Echeguren, 26, had his first psychotic episode when he was 15. He was working as an assistant coach at a summer soccer camp for kids when the lyrics coming out of his iPod suddenly morphed into racist and homophobic slurs, telling him to harm others—and himself.
Echeguren fled the soccer camp and ran home, terrified the police were on his heels.
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