Burden of Care Mental Illness

Caregivers for the Schizophrenic Need More Help

Dr. Ruth Baruch | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Living
Dr. Ruth Baruch

Caregiving for a loved one with schizophrenia presents unique challenges. This loss of reality and inconsistent behaviour can make it difficult for people with schizophrenia to independently support themselves, which is why caregivers play such an important role in the lives of their loved one with this disease.