What should I do when the crisis is over?

What should I do when the crisis is over? What should I do to prepare for long-term care?

(This article originally appeared in NAMI Long Beach Newsletter in May, 1994 and has helped many families and individuals)


Keep an Up-to-date History Summary
Keep a summary of up-to-date information on your mentally ill loved one. This summary can be given to treatment facilities to speed treatment and avoid confusion and mistakes. The summary should be only one or two pages long. List items of significance pertaining to your love one’s illness: