How to socialize with a schizophrenic

How to socialize with a schizophrenic

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#1. True or False, “You should never talk to someone who is having a hallucination”.

This is False!

People with schizophrenia often have hallucinations in public and around other people. A lot of the time these hallucinations can cause them to worry, fear, or even harm. Many people with this disorder would be appreciative if they were told that what they are seeing is not real.

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#2. Which One Does Not Fit With This Sentence? “If you know someone with schizophrenia you should…”

The answer is: all of these fit with the sentence!

People with schizophrenia sometimes find a decrease or inability to initiate plans, conversations, and find pleasure or even express emotions at times. It is important to have empathy and compassion when you’re friends with someone with schizophrenia. It is very unlikely that you’ll be able to understand what they go through on a daily basis. Learn to listen to their needs.

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#3. True or False, “Those with schizophrenia have a high risk of suicide and self-harm”.

This is true!

This group is one of the highest risk groups for suicide and self-harm. There are many factors as to why this is a reality including their symptoms and persistent misunderstanding from others in society.

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#4. True or False, “People with schizophrenia tend to feel withdrawn”.

This is true!

This group has one of the most complex mental disorders that is still being understood more and more each day. It is easy for them to feel withdrawn due to a general lack of understanding from society about their disorder, as well as dealing with their symptoms on a daily basis.

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#5. Select the best answer: What is the best way to support someone with schizophrenia?

The answer is: all of the above!

All though all of these are great ways to support someone with schizophrenia there are so many more ways. For example, you could donate to organizations that are supporting research into the disorder. You can find a list of places to donate to in the ‘Giving Back’ section.

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