I have first-hand experience raising a child with schizoaffective disorder. Up until my child’s onset of the disorder in the ‘tweens’, I never thought I had much patience or backbone. But one’s character strengthens with trials, and I learned I was patient and stronger inside than I thought. Parenting my child entirely changed my life’s direction.
Farther down this post are practical tips and advice for raising your child.
My Story: Schizoaffective teens have both schizophrenic symptoms (thoughts disconnected from reality) and affective … Continue reading