If you go to this site, then click on understanding schizophrenia and then download the PDF file there is a ton of information offered to you. I thought you and your mother would both be interested in is the section on what your family and friends can do to help.
Surprising Treatments for Mental Disorders #infographic
Interesting.. these studies done to make decisions re treatment and intervention .. there is some mention of patients rights to privacy(and refusing care) vs.. carers getting help/early intervention ..In my opinion.. I dont think that should be a=in question.. if a person has lost the ability to safely make decisions .. once they are in early psychosis and its inevitable it will get worse.. to me makes perfect sense to get help early..as they will not know any better once psychosis starts..
Impaired ability to imitate in schizophrenia confirmed by brain mapping March 18th According to George Bernard Shaw, "Imitation is not just the sincerest form of flattery - it's the sincerest form of learning." According to psychologists, imitation is something that we all do whenever we learn a new skill, whether it is dancing or how t… - See more at: http://www.allblackclothes.com/index.php?cID=159#sthash.98Nms2P3.dpuf
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