Sat, Nov 27|
St. Joseph Museum
Shopping with a Schizophrenic Book Signing
Kim Hopkins will be at the St. Joseph Museums to sign her book Shopping with a Schizophrenic. The book tells her story and that of her son Cory. Free admission event.
Time & Location
Nov 27, 2021, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CST
St. Joseph Museum, 3406 Frederick Ave, St Joseph, MO 64506, USA
About The Event
Kim Hopkins shares her memoir narrating a mother’s journey with her son, who not only is subject to a mental illness, but experiences the devastating effects of brain surgery gone wrong. In, the book, she tells about her son Cory, who was diagnosed with Schizophrenia at age 24 and underwent subsequent brain surgery that went wrong. Hopkins shares, “Everyone’s story is unique. Mental illness can take many forms and how the family unit reacts to it determines the outcome that person may have. It is just a different way of living. There is no ‘normal.’ You can find humor in almost any situation.” Kim Hopkins is a semiretired registered nurse living in Kingston, Missouri. Shopping with a Schizophrenic is her debut book.
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