Resources & Downloads Resources
|Psychosis Supports for Parents
A peer support website for families dealing with a loved one who has psychosis.
|Get the Help Early
This website was developed by first-episode psychosis youth and parents with the help of dedicated family members who donated their talent, expertise and experience to create a partnership-based early psychosis resource.
|British Columbia Schizophrenia Society (BCSS)
A number of excellent downloads are available on early psychosis intervention, schizophrenia, self-management and other topics. There is also a list of family support groups and educational programs and services available within BC.
|Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
Online resources include A Siblings Guide to Psychosis and information and brochures on a range of mental health problems.
|Here to Help
The Here to Help website has a Family Self-care and Recovery from Mental Illness workbook plus a number of other self-care resources.
|Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CMHA)
Available for download: Promoting Recovery from First Episode Psychosis: A Guide for Families
|The Early Psychosis Prevention and Intervention Centre (EPPIC) (Australia)
The website for the leading Early Psychosis program. A great deal of information and resources for both practitioners and the public.
|International Early Psychosis Association (IEPA)
An international network for the study and treatment of early psychosis. Resources include publications, treatment manuals and links for clients and families.
|The Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses (PEPP)
An Early Psychosis program based out of Montreal. Provides detailed manuals on program operations and research.
|If Your Adolescent has Schizophrenia: An Essential Resource for Parent
Raquel E. Gur and Ann Braden Johnson (Oxford University Press, 2006)
|Surviving Schizophrenia: A Family Manual
E. Fuller Torrey (HarperCollins, 2013 6th ed.)
Richard S.E. Keefe and Philip D. Harvey (Simon and Schuster, 2010)
|The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide
David J. Miklowitz (The New Guildford Press, 2002)
|The Depression Workbook: A Guide for Living with Depression and Manic Depression
Mary Ellen Copeland (New Harbinger Publications, 2001)