If Your Adolescent Has Schizophrenia: An Essential Resource for Parents (Adolescent Mental Health Initiative) download epub
by Ann Braden Johnson,Raquel E. Gur
Schizophrenia is a disease that afflicts some . million persons of all ages. Ann Braden Johnson, P.
Schizophrenia is a disease that afflicts some . It has a wide-ranging impact on the lives of not just the people who have it, but also the people who love them. Using the experiences of parents with children who have the illness themselves, this book will provide an insiders survival guide for those now facing this illness in their own children. While enormous strides have been made toward identifying likely causes and effective remedies of schizophrenia in recent decades, no one therapeutic regimen works perfectly in all cases.
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Gur, Raquel E; Johnson, Ann Braden, 1945-; Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands; Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Wonderful book, written well and a great resource for clinicians and families. 2 people found this helpful.
In particular, "How Parents Can Help" sections in each chapter outline such topics as how parents can proactively seek hospital admission for their child, maintain a proper medication schedule and become involved in the politics of mental health. Wonderful book, written well and a great resource for clinicians and families.
Series: Adolescent Mental Health Initiative. Advance Acclaim for If Your Adolescent Has Schizophrenia Truth rings out from every page of this incredible book that can be devoured in one sitting
Series: Adolescent Mental Health Initiative. File: PDF, 593 KB. Читать онлайн. Advance Acclaim for If Your Adolescent Has Schizophrenia Truth rings out from every page of this incredible book that can be devoured in one sitting. It is exactly what parents need to know, delivered with precisely the right measure of science and personal story. Our son was diagnosed with schizophrenia six years ago at age 21. How I wish we could have had this book 12 years ago when the bewildering nightmare began. All my own strong opinions about the mental health ‘system’ are here. I found myself constantly exclaiming, ‘Yes!’
E. Gur & A. B. Johnson. Article in The Family Journal 15(4):429-430 · October 2007.
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An Essential Resource for Parents. Raquel Gur and Ann Braden Johnson. Adolescent Mental Health Initiative. This is an authoritative guide to understanding and helping a teenager with schizophrenia. It is designed for parents of teens who have recently. If your Adolescent Has Schizophrenia. It is also for other adults, such as teachers, athletic coaches and guidance counsellors, who are regularly in contact with at-risk adolescents.
Adolescent Mental Health Initiative. An essential resource for parents. Raquel E. Gur and Ann Braden Johnson. This is one of 12 paperbacks in the Adolescent Mental Health Initiative trade series, sponsored by the Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, as part of a broad effort to educate the public and improve the nation's understanding of and response to adolescent mental illness.
Has a Schizophrenia Resource Center. You must register to use it, but it?s free. Isn't childhood-onset Schizophrenia a mental illness? The "mental" vs "medical" labels are at the core of public confusion about schizophrenia in general. You get the latest (daily updates) news (both from Reuters Health as well as other news) in any medical category. The term "mental" is equated with "emotional" or psychological.
Recommended Reading: Books
Recommended Reading: Books. The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children by Ross W. Greene, P. Harper Collins Publishers, 1998). Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medications for Kids by Timothy E. Wilens, . The Guilford Press, 1999)
Linda Wasmer Andrews is a freelance journalist who has specialized in writing about health and psychology for more than three decades
Linda Wasmer Andrews is a freelance journalist who has specialized in writing about health and psychology for more than three decades. She blogs about "Minding the Body" for Psychology Today.