Schizophrenia

10 Signs of Schizophrenia in Children

The onset of schizophrenic symptoms before the age of 12 is very rare; it is less than one-sixtieth as common as it is for adults. But being aware of early warning signs is still very important for the purpose of seeking care as soon as possible. Her...

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Exposing Your Mental Illness in the Workplace

My schizophrenia diagnosis was disclosed via the employee newsletter. In 2004, I had won the NAMI-Staten Island Volunteer of the Year award for my “courageous accomplishments in improving the lives of people living with mental illnesses and their fam...

By Christina Bruni

Successful Employment with Schizophrenia

Here are some practical ways to find and succeed at a job with schizophrenia.

By Christina Bruni

5 Ways Schizophrenia Changes You

Schizophrenia is a life altering condition both mentally and physically. Here are the primary changes and what you can do to cope.

By Christina Bruni

Treating Depression with Schizophrenia

Depression is a common co-occurance with chronic illness - including schizophrenia. Here are some natural treatment methods.

By Christina Bruni

5 Coping Skills for Stress and Trauma in Schizophrenia Recovery

In light of the anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks this SharePost will list tactics for healing trauma and coping with PTSD. The Mental Health Empowerment Project (MHEP) defines trauma as “extreme stress brought on by shocking or unexpecte...

By Christina Bruni

Meet the Experts

Christina Bruni

Patient Expert

Amanda Page

Editor

Jerry Kennard

Ph.D., CPsychol., AFBPsS, Health Professional

Jerry Kennard, Ph.D., is a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society.

Christina Bruni

Patient Expert