Schizophrenia is an often-misunderstood brain disease that affects about 1% of the population worldwide. Symptoms can include, but are not limited to: delusions, hallucinations, disorganized thinking and speech, and bizarre or inappropriate behavior.
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British Columbia Schizophrenia Society
Provides listing of support groups and information for families caring for a loved one with schizophrenia or another serious mental illness.
Society for relatives and persons afflicted with schizophrenia or psychotic disabilities, located in Sollentuna, part of the Stockholm NorthWest Health area in Sweden. [Swedish, English and other languages]
An international community dedicated to sharing information about hearing voices. Includes an online forum, stories, groups, news, and publications.
Manitoba Schizophrenia Society
A Canadian support group offering assistance to those afflicted with this diagnosis.
Open the Doors - Schizophrenia
World Psychiatric Association website providing in-depth resource information for professionals and resources for individuals and families affected by the disease.
Our Beautiful Minds
Information and peer support for people with schizo-related disorders and their loved ones.
Rethink - Severe Mental Illness
Working together to help everyone affected by severe mental illness to recover a better quality of life. Membership information, services and fundraising. United Kingdom.
Online help group designed to help individuals with Schizophrenia as well as other related mental illnesses.
A discussion and support forum for those who have been diagnosed with Schizophrenia, as well as their families and loved ones.
Schizophrenia Society of Alberta
Providing support to people in need of information about schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. Services include family meetings and peer support. Branches in several Alberta cities.
Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia Cumberland Chapter
Cumberland County Chapter, support and information page of the Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia.
Voice Hearers Mailing List
Email support and information group for people who hear voices. Coping strategies, tips, articles and personal stories.
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