If you break a leg or come down with a disease that confines you to bed, people generally know what to do. But that's physical illness.
Mental illness presents a different set of challenges in diagnosis and treatment. All of the members of Southern Oregon Compass House in Medford learned this firsthand.
Once a month, we visit with clubhouse members and staffers to explore issues in mental illness, issues we're often hearing about for the first time.
Compass Radio returns with a new story of overcoming mental illness.