Mental Health Tips : How to Talk to a Schizophrenic

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"When talking to someone who suffers from schizophrenia, it's very important to remain calm, speak very slowly and allow the person time to respond. Contain the situation with helpful advice from a certified psychologist in this free video about speaking to a schizophrenic.

Expert: Robert B. Hernandez
Contact: www.discoveringmyself.com
Bio: Robert B. Hernandez, PsyD, received his doctorate in clinical psychology in 2001.
Filmmaker: Paul Muller"

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"I had been diagnosed with schizophrenia when I learned that I was pregnant. When my mother told our neighbors that I was pregnant, they asked: ‘When is the abortion going to take place?’ That is stigma, a big stigma. My daughter is now six years old."

Mary

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