About Janine Berg-Peer
At 17, Janine Berg-Peer's daughter receives a diagnosis of schizophrenia. It comes as a huge shock to the writer, and a long fight for her daughter's well-being ensues.
Today, Janine Berg-Peer is an active member of both the Association of Family Members of the Mentally Ill and also of Bipolaris – Mania and Depression. She is a German representative for EUFAMI, the European parent organization for families with mentally ill members. She gives lectures, holds workshops, and counsels families directly.