With four speakers who have lived experience of a serious mental illness (SMI) including schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder.
Speakers will discuss living with an SMI through three main themes: setbacks, secret powers and stability. Participants will learn first-hand:
- why setbacks happen and how to help a loved one get through them
- how to acknowledge and honour the unique gifts of a loved one with an SMI
- what factors contributed to their stability and how to help a loved one to stabilize