Supporting A Loved One With a Mental Illness

Supporting the Mentally Ill - Ways you can help Part 1 of a 4 Part Series - Written by a Mentally Ill Mother, Wife, Daughter & Human - A list of ways you can can support a loved-one with a mental illness including things you should avoid doing."

This post is the first of a four-part series for family members of those with a mental illness. I was diagnosed with a mental illness when I was 15 years old which meant years of therapy, doctors and research. I understand my illnesses but recently I’ve had to learn how to cope with another’s mental illnesses.

You will find a list of ways you can can support a loved-one with a mental illness including things you should avoid doing.

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