Before They Fall Off the Cliff
The Ripple Effect of Schizophrenia.
This is the story of a family devastated by one member’s paranoid schizophrenia, and their ultimate struggle to find the courage to forgive and to enlighten others about mental illness. Explores the importance of advocating for those with mental illnesses.
In 1994, Matthew McBride, the youngest son of a suburban family was suffering from paranoid schizophrenia when imaginary voices convinced him to kill his parents in order to prevent World War III. He did.