Patient & caregiver support
Explore the resources below for helpful lifestyle tips and information on community organizations
Wellness and self-help
Living with schizophrenia can create very high levels of stress for everyone involved. For people with schizophrenia, stress can even cause symptoms to flare up. And for caregivers, the mental and physical pressure could be difficult.
However, adopting healthy lifestyle habits can have a positive effect on both symptoms and general well-being. Here's a simple checklist to help make sure you check in with yourself on a regular basis:
Resources for patients & caregivers
There are many organizations out there that can help people with schizophrenia and their loved ones form important connections with others.
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
NAMI is an organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans with mental illness.
NIMH (National Institute of Mental Health)
The National Institute of Mental Health is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders.
MHA (Mental Health America)
Mental Health America is a community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness.
US Department of Health & Human Services
It is the mission of the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans.
AFSP (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)
AFSP raises awareness, funds scientific research, and provides resources and aid to those affected by suicide.