Jennifer Ayers-Moore offers encouragement to families struggling with mental illness. Jennifer is the Founder and Executive Director of the Nathaniel Anthony Ayers Foundation. Her brother, Nathaniel Anthony Ayers, aka Tony Ocean, has schizophrenia and is the subject of the book entitled The Soloist, by Steve Lopez, and the movie of the same name starring Robert Downey Jr. and Jamie Foxx. Jennifer's theme: Stop Stigma, and Hear the Music.
Big Brother, Tony24/04/2013 Duración: 16min
So many challenges when you have a family member with a mental illness. In the background you will hear my "Big Brother, Tony" playing the cello with his friends. I am so blessed by how his friends, who are professional musicians, put their lives on hold to support Tony and play music with him. I thought his life was on track, but now he will have to move. Another challenge in the life of Nathaniel "Tony" Ayers.
Just a Little.mp327/03/2013 Duración: 14min