Understanding Your Schizophrenia Illness: A Workbook provides mental health professionals with a structured framework for providing this information to clients. Developed by Chris Healy, an experienced psychiatric nurse, it is a complete, educational resource that professionals and clients can work through together. The workbook is organised into six parts and provides an overview of schizophrenia, as well as discussing the possible causes, the symptoms, the treatments and how to cope with life post–diagnosis.
Each section also includes assessment questionnaires, case studies and frequently asked questions.
An invaluable resource for everyone involved with those diagnosed with schizophrenia. This workbook will also be welcomed by mental health students, carers and clients themselves.
Online Resources: The workbook is available online, free to purchasers of the print version. Visit the website <a href="[external URL] to find out how to access and download the workbook.
About the Author vii
Session One 1
Session Two 15
Session Three 31
Session Four 39
Session Five 55
Session Six 77
Bibliography and Further Reading 109