Exploring Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia spectrum disorders includes schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorders. They are serious chronic and lifelong mental disorders that affects how a person thinks, feels and behaves. 

These disorders could be viewed as the most stigmatising and misunderstood mental illnesses, resulting in people with a diagnosis struggling with community discrimination, in addition to, struggling with the symptoms.

Learning outcomes:

• Understand Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective disorders including diagnostic criteria and treatments.
• Explore strategies to balance our mental health and chronic illness; including diagnosis. 

When: Friday 24th March 2023
Time: 10:00am – 2:30pm
Where: Online via Zoom

For people with a lived experience, carers or service providers who reside or work within South Western Sydney.

No referrals required. Places are limited – Enrol now!