Schizophrenia: Three Moms in the Trenches

Getting Help:Low Points, Wild Goose Chases and Lifelines

January 20, 2021 Randye Kaye
Schizophrenia: Three Moms in the Trenches
Getting Help:Low Points, Wild Goose Chases and Lifelines
Show Notes
  • Q: Describe one of your lowest points as schizophrenia progressed in your son - how did you survive?
  • Q: Were there “wild goose chases” while trying to figure out what is happening? 
  • Q: Describe a moment of hope / accomplishment - what was working ?
  • Getting Help: "SEARCH"
    • Support - emotional, practical  - how to feel less alone
    • Education - Books, Classes 
    • Acceptance - how to get there, stay there?
    • Resilience - building the skills
    • Communication skills - what helps not make things worse?
    • Hope/Humor