In this heart-wrenching essay, a mother speaks for her son, and his struggle to beat mental illness. In Washington, 5.14% of adults live with a serious mental illness. Frank discussions of the impact of mental illness is needed to help us end the stigma and improve the level of care our neighbors, sons and ourselves desperately need. http://pulse.seattlechildrens.org/my-son-had-mental-illness/
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