"Caring for someone with mental health problems brings with it unique challenges. Mental health problems vary greatly in severity and causes. Mild problems are common and the person can be helped through understanding and support. More severe mental health disorders, such as major depression, are less common and pose more challenges.
Effective carer checklist
An effective carer check list may look like this:
Ensure the condition is properly diagnosed.
Know and establish the professional support network.
Access the relevant information about how best to behave and what to expect.
Look after yourself and know where to find support for your needs.
Know the danger signals and how to respond."
Support and resources
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