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Carer Issues in Mental Health

  • Val Chapman
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Abstract

What I notice the most about the care of people who are mentally ill is the fragmentation of it. I see this as a carer; the mother of a 22-year-old son with a diagnosis of severe and enduring paranoid schizophrenia; and also as a coordinator for the county branch of ‘Rethink’ (formerly the National Schizophrenia Fellowship).

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Mental Health Mental Illness Severe Mental Illness Subjective Burden Mental Health Nurse 
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