Here are some articles and documents that you may find informative and/or helpful.
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Getting a Psychiatric Assessment
When a person appears to be suffering from a mental disorder, but is unwilling to obtain help, a mental health assessment may be necessary. This document offers some guidance.
Mental Illness and the Law
This guide will help you learn about the forensic mental health system in Ontario. If you, or someone you know, has a mental illness and has come into contact with the law, you should read this guide.
Tips for Coping with a Mentally Ill Loved One
Twelve practical ideas on how to cope with situations many of us encounter.
Coping with the HolidaysThe holiday season is supposed to be a time full of joy, parties and gatherings with friends and families. But the holidays can be a difficult time for many persons dealing with mental illness. Here are some tips that may help you as a caregiver.