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  1. Checking Things Out

    [Visions Article]

    A Tool for the Consumer Punkaj Bhushan Reprinted from "Self-Management" issue of Visions Journal, 2003, 1 (18), pp. 28-29 Medications, while extremely valuable in treating mental illness, often still leave a number of symptoms of psychosis still ...

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  2. Help for Treatment Resistant Psychosis

    [Info Sheet]

    Patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorders who have not responded well to trials of at least two other antipsychotic medications, are considered to have ‘treatment resistant’ psychosis. ...

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  3. Metacognitive Training

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    What is metacognition? “Meta” means above and “cognition” refers to thinking or perceiving. Thus, metacognition is being aware of one’s thoughts—or, thinking about one’s thinking. ...

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  4. My Partner Has a Mental Illness...

    BC Schizophrenia Society, Victoria's spousal support group Susanne Dannenberg, RSW and Hazel Meredith Reprinted from "Couples" issue of Visions Journal, 2015, 10 (4), p.23 Any couple relationship, whether dating or a committed partnership, ...

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  5. Schizophrenia

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      English PDF | Other Languages | More Info Sheets Schizophrenia can be a frightening experience on its own. Unfortunately, it’s often misunderstood, in part due to sensational stories in the news and other media. Some people assume that people who experi ...

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  6. Visioning Recovery in a Day Program

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    Schizophrenia Rehabilitation Day Program Otto Lim, RSW Reprinted from "Self-Management" issue of Visions Journal, 2003, 1 (18), p. 34 When individuals encounter their first episode of psychosis or face a diagnosis of schizophrenia, they often as ...

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  7. What’s the difference between dissociative identity disorder (multiple personality disorder) and schizophrenia?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental health and substance use. Here, the information and resourc ...

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  8. What’s the difference between psychosis and schizophrenia?

      Back to Ask Us | Email a question to HeretoHelp Ask Us is for readers who want to take charge of their well-being, support a friend or loved one, find good help, or just learn more about mental health and substance use. Here, the information and resourc ...

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