Links for SO's
- BPSO Public Pages - A site supporting
the BPSO email support group for significant others of bipolar persons.
OF PARENTS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS - Some tips here for helping
children to coe with a parent who is mentally ill.
- NAMI Family to
Family Education Program - For US folks this is a course you
can take that will empower you to cope with mental illness of a loved
TO KIDS ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS - Self-explanatory.
- Help For Partners Of Those
Touched By Mental Illness - An excellent site dedicated to those
of you who are coping with a spouse or loved one who is mentally ill.
Illness in the Family Recognizing the Warning Signs & How to Cope
- Some good coping tips here.
Issues for Parents with Mental Illness and their Families -
This is a book broken down into chapters and available to be read online.
Diagnosis: Substance Abuse And Mental Illness - Good information
on this tough subject.
- Helping Children
Understand Mental Illness: A Resource For Parents And Guardians
- This is an excellent site for helping families.
- What Families Can Do
for a Member With a Problem - What to say; what to do.
- Coping with Mental Illness:
Tips for Families and Consumers - Some good tips here on how
to deal with stress and anger.
FAMILY MEMBERS CAN HELP PEOPLE WITH HEALTH DISORDERS - More
tips to help you cope with your loved one's mental illness.
illness - information for family and friends - General information.
Illness: How Family and Friends Can Help - More from the previous
to Help a Depressed Person - Some sage advice here.