Desiree was not responding to pharmaceutical treatment of her diagnosed mental illness. Her mother had been advocating with her program psychiatrist to reduce the 7 drugs. However, a chunk of time away from the group home, provided by the discovery of bedbugs in a resident's bed, provided the opportunity for the young woman to refuse her drugs. And the re-awakening of her inquisitive mind, which had been silenced by the drugs is spectacular. Her mind is eager to learn and her motivation to help others surprisingly healing.