The FIRST Program >>Resources            Back to FIRST Program

FIRST Brochure

Websites for Patients with Schizophrenia and their Families:

www.schizophrenia.com    A non-profit community providing in-depth information, support and education related to schizophrenia, a disorder of the brain and mind.  This link also has information about on-line support groups.

www.webmd.com/schizophrenia/default.htm  Webmd.com has a Schizophrenia Health center with lots of great links and information.

www.insideschizophrenia.com   Causes of Schizophrenia, and How It's Treated


www.nami.org/Template.cfm?Section=By_Illness&Template=/TaggedPage/TaggedPageDisplay.cfm&TPLID=54&ContentID=23036  Information on schizophrenia on the NAMI website (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
 
www.rethink.org/rethink_for_everyon.html  Rethink.org provides people with information on learning to live with and manage mental illness.

www.healthpolicycoach.org/topics/category/15161-schizophrenia  Healthpolicycoach.org provides a collection of links to information regarding schizophrenia.

Resources for Professionals:

www.healthcentral.com/schizophrenia/h/prodromal-symptoms-of-schizophrenia.html

www.schizophrenia.com

www.schizophreniaforum.org

www.narsad.org

http://e-healtharticles.com/Mental_Health 

Other Mental Health Resources:

Symptoms and signs of the initial prodrome of bipolar disorder: a systematic review (abstract):
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19883943)

Comparing clinical and neurocognitive features of the schizophrenia prodrome to the bipolar prodrome (abstract):
www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20716479)

Family guide to first episode psychosis:
www.camh.net/About_Addiction_Mental_Health/Mental_Health_Information/First_Episode_Psychosis/index.html

Additional information about mental health issues:
http://www.camh.net/About_Addiction_Mental_Health/Mental_Health_Information/