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Mental Illness Guide: Care, Support, and Education
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Managing Life at Home

The following are a list of resources you can choose that are associated with managing life at home.

How to adjust to living with someone with serious mental illness

How should I talk with a person with serious mental illness? 

How should I respond to the symptoms of my relative's illness?

How to recognize and solve problems

How should I respond to my relative's emotions?

How can I set limits for a person with serious mental illness?

How can I keep from getting angry at my relative?

How can I deal with my negative feelings about my relative?

How do I know if my relative is getting sick again?

How can I help my relative not get sick again?

Early warning symptoms of mania

Early warning symptoms of depression

When does someone need to go to the hospital?