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:
Other Mental Health Resources:
Symptoms and signs of the initial prodrome of bipolar disorder: a systematic review (abstract):
Comparing clinical and neurocognitive features of the schizophrenia prodrome to the bipolar prodrome (abstract):
Family guide to first episode psychosis:
Additional information about mental health issues: