Tuesday, March 7, 2023

One Thing Not to Say

Most people are well-meaning, but unless they have been taught otherwise, they might not know how to interact with other people.

People with schizophrenia can be really hard to read.  Something that a well person might think is okay, might not be.

One thing I advise against saying is, "I know."  Your intentions are probably good, but no one knows what something (like schizophrenia) is like unless they have had it.

Instead, try to listen.  A little listening goes a long way.

Mark Hanley




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1 comment:

  1. This is a really helpful post. Thank you for writing it!


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