Piecing the puzzle together: raising young people when mental illness is part of your lifeThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Piecing the puzzle together: raising young people when mental illness is part of your life (Links to English resource)
Summary: This booklet is for people living with a mental health problem or mental illness, whose children are aged between 2 and 7 years. It’s also for partners, family and friends. It contains helpful ideas about being the best parent you can when you’re not as well as you’d like to be and ways to support your child’s development during their special early years. Produced in consultation with consumers, carers, workers, academics and policy makers. A detachable Care Plan Folder is also available.
Organisation: Children of Parents with a Mental Illness (COPMI)
Publishing date: July 2011
Last reviewed: July 2018
Target audience: General
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