The Everything Health Guide to Schizophrenia
The Latest Information on Treatment, Medication, and Coping StrategiesBook - 2009
The effects of schizophrenia can be devastating for both the 3.3 million adults living with the disease as well as their families and friends. This guide offers help to those who suffer from schizophrenia and their loved ones, including information on how to: Get a correct diagnosis Understand the various types of schizophrenia Handle resulting problems such as substance abuse Find the right doctor Choose and manage medications Find support from family, friends, and the community Volunteer and spread awareness for the cause Symptoms of schizophrenia and resulting problems can be severe. In this book, you will find the information, reassurance, and advice you need to work toward a better life.
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, , ©2009
Branch Call Number: 616.898 Ha
Description: xiv, 290 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Schizophrenia