Schizophrenia By: Yordi and lily
-How it Affects Learning: hard to pay attention, poor abstract thinking, poor planning and problem solving, poor memory, decreased verbal skills, and poor organizational skills
How To Meet the Needs of Someone With Schizophrenia:
Don’t buy into the myth that someone with schizophrenia can’t get better or live a meaningful life
Do your best to help themfeel better and enjoy life
Pay attention to your own needs
Maintain a sense of humor and remain hopeful
Resources for parents/teachers/children:
Schizophrenia is a disorder, not a disability.
You can still have a meaningful life.
You can still be happy.