Family and Caregiver Schizophrenia Discussion Forum

Mindhealthconnect - Do's and Don'ts of discussing mental health issues


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Reviewed: October 2014

You may find it difficult talking to someone with a mental health issue. Check out the Do’s and Don’ts.

You may find it difficult talking to someone with a mental health issue. We often avoid discussing mental health because of fear, stigma and simply not knowing what to say. But this may make matters worse. Support from friends, family and health professionals plays a big role in your loved one’s recovery process. You can make a big difference through small gestures, like listening, keeping in touch and showing you care.

http://www.mindhealthconnect.org.au/dos-and-donts-discussing-mental-health-issues


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Thank you very much for your post!!


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This is on-time tonight! Thanks!