Frances is a 51 year-old Hispanic/Native American female with Schizophrenia
- paranoid type. From 1967, she was hospitalized 19 times over ten years. When
she decompensates, she becomes psychotic and very assaultive. She currently
lives in a congregate care facility. Historically, her placement has been in
jeopardy with her frequent disruptions. Her medications were adjusted again
2 months ago and she has been more aggressive and recently assaulted her roommate
with her dinner tray and had to be restrained.