Help Tips for Carers

Tandem Help Tips

Tandem has developed help tips for carers. These tips are offered in a variety of translations.

Help tip 1 - How to respond effectively to your relative with schizophrenia who may have challenging behaviour 


Help tip 2 - Positive and negative symptoms associated with schizophrenia


Help tip 3 - Understanding feelings of guilt and mental illness


Help tip 4 - Recognising the grief response and mental illness


Help tip 5 - Developing helpful communication skills with the person who is unwell or agitated


Help tip 6 - Tip sheet for carers of people with mental illness and drug use (dual diagnosis)