Resources for Patients

Also see Resources for Families.


The Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training & Research Program
For Young Consumers: Help With Psychosis

ORYGEN Youth Health
Personal Assessment & Crisis Evaluation (PACE)
Psychosis and Young People
At-risk mental state and Young People


Schizophrenia Society of Canada
Schizophrenia: A Journey to Recovery. A Consumer and Family Guide to Assessment and Treatment

Canadian Mental Health Association
Get in There, Get Help

British Columbia Schizophrenia Society
Educational Booklet for Children – Schizophrenia
What’s Going on with Me?
Reach Out – early Psychosis Intervention Video – Short School Version

Fraser South Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) Program
What Does it Mean to Have Psychosis?
How to Get Help
Poster: How are you Coping
Goal Setting
Problem Solving
Relapse Prevention
Relapse Prevention Planning
Social Support

Helping Overcome Psychosis Early (HOPE)
Vancouver/Richmond Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI)
Do I have a problem?
Coping with Stress and Crises

Early Psychosis Intervention (EPI) Program
People Behind the Illness – Schizophrenia

Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program (NSEPP): The Sooner the Better
Something is not quite right
How to Get Help
Recovery from Psychosis

Early Psychosis Intervention Program
The Road to Recovery

Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychosis (PEPP)
Getting Help
Poster: Symptoms


National Institute for Mental Health in England (NIMHE)
Care Services Improvement Partnership (CSIP)
Client Information: What You Need to Know

Cambridgeshire Early Intervention Services (CAMEO)
Recovery Stories
Early Warning Signs

Strange Days Psychosis Early Intervention Service
Help Yourself Recover
Don’t Believe the Hype

Sheffield Early Intervention Service
What I can do to Help Myself
What the Hell is Psychosis?


Early Treatment and Identification of Psychosis (TIPS)
VIP- Educational program created for senior high schools

United States

Schizophrenia International Research Society
Information for teens

First Episode Psychosis Program

Portland Identification and Early Referral (PIER) Program
What if it’s not “just a phase”?
Young people outgrow many things, but not severe mental illness
We want to stop mental illness before it starts

Prevention through Risk Identification Management & Education (PRIME)
Self survey

Schizophrenia Treatment & Evaluation Program (STEP)
Warning Signs

Early Assessment and Support Team (EAST)
Path to Recovery


Causes of Psychosis Poster (2008, PDF)
Definition of Psychosis Poster (2008, PDF)
Treatment of Psychosis Poster (2008, PDF)