You may think holding down a job is too much for someone with schizophrenia. But with treatment, many people can -- and should -- stay in the game.
"People feel better about themselves if they're doing something productive," says Steven Jewell, MD, associate professor of psychiatry at Northeast Ohio Medical University. "It's critical to recovery to move forward with your life, whether it's at school or at work." Jewell advocates a team approach to providing patients the treatment, skills, and support...
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
This government agency was created to focus attention, programs, and funding
on improving the lives of people with or at risk for mental and substance abuse
disorders. This link will take you to their web site.