• Reaching Families Project

    Online Support for People Who Care About Someone with a Mental Illness

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by RachelBCSS
29 Jun 2018
Forum: Family and Friends of Persons with a Mental Illness (searchable)
Topic: When a Spouse Has a Mental Illness
Replies: 0
Views: 807

When a Spouse Has a Mental Illness

In Unfaithful Mind , Marion Gibson shares how she and her family were impacted by her husband’s sudden onset of schizophrenia. Marion and her husband John were happily married with three children, when at the age of 45, John began to experience paranoia, delusions and hallucinations. He became convi...
by RachelBCSS
22 Jun 2018
Forum: Family and Friends of Persons with a Mental Illness (searchable)
Topic: Supporting Children of Parents with Mental Illness in the Classroom
Replies: 0
Views: 388

Supporting Children of Parents with Mental Illness in the Classroom

When a parent has a mental illness, it has a significant impact on children. Children of parents with mental illness (COPMI) face family disruptions that affect all areas of their life, including education. For example, is difficult for children and youth to complete assignments or focus on learning...

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