The parents did not attach much importance to unusual daughter’s behavior, until they noticed that her mental health was getting worse and worse. As a result, at the age of 17, the girl was diagnosed with schizophrenia.
Kate feels very hard with her illness, not only symptoms, but also because of the attitude of people who start to look at her in different way after they get known what is she fighting with. The girl blames the stereotypes Hollywood and the media. As the struggle and raise awareness about schizophrenia Kate began to draw her hallucinations.
“In the way I live, it may seems exhausting, but I have my sweet home and am not crying about the abduction of aliens. And am not saying that there are no such people — they are. However, there are people like me who simply prefer the pain part of their time by the closed doors. This range of symptoms of varying severity. Each person’s experience is unique,” finished Kate.