Upon being diagnosed with schizophrenia, it is helpful to learn all you can about your condition as you start the recovery process. You will also need to find your best treatment program through working with your doctor, psychologist, psychiatrist, and insurance. Also you will want to find support and be selective about who you share your mental illness details with.
The community leaders at the mental health sites for HealthCentral will focus on mindfulness and awareness for Mental Illness Awareness Week, October 2-8, 2011. It is clear to me that awareness is the precursor to insight and first we must become aware of how the illness plays out in our lives. Our recovery can be thought to run…