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Planning resources for siblings

Unread postby AndrewBCSS » 06 Jul 2016

One thing I often hear from sisters and brothers of people with a serious mental illness is concern about what will happen to their sibling when parents get too elderly to look after them.

Here is a planning tool that might be a starting point for your family to plan together with your relative and their clinicians what will happen if or when there is a crisis.
http://www.bcss.org/programs/2009/12/ul ... r-support/

Has anyone done a Ulysses agreement with a family member? How did it go?
Andrew Stewart
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British Columbia Schizophrenia Society
A reason to hope. The means to cope.

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