The Managing a Mental Illness series of info sheets will help you cope with a diagnosis of a mental illness, help you be an active partner in your health care and build good working relationships with health care providers, and help prevent relapse of a mental illness.
Dealing with a Mental Illness Diagnosis
What you’ll find | Information about the many different feeling many people experience when they receive a diagnosis, support in overcoming guilt or blame, more information about the process that health care providers might use, and tips for moving forward. Read Dealing with a Mental Illness Diagnosis >>
Working with your Doctor for Mental Illnesses
What you’ll find | More information about the different care providers you might see, tips for talking with health care providers, and strategies to help you make decisions and solve problems. Read Working with your Doctor for Mental Illnesses >>
Preventing Relapse of Mental Illnesses
What you’ll find | Information and medication management and strategies to help you watch for early warning signs, build healthy coping skills, manage stress, and seek outside help when you need it. Read Preventing Relapse of Mental Illnesses >>