Resource Materials

Here are some of the educational resources available through the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society:


Schizophrenia: A neurobiochemical brain illness - this is our general pamphlet which gives some information on schizophrenia and an overview of MSS.

What is Schizoaffective Disorder?

Schizophrenia in Children

Questions to ask the Psychiatrist

When Mental Illness Affects a Family of Faith

When Mental Illness Affects a Jewish Family


The Truth About Schizophrenia

Rays of Hope - available for $10.00 each (plus postage) by calling 204-786-1616.


Stigma: Language Matters

Recovery Tree

What comes to mind

Printable Resources

Hope for Family Caregivers Caring for Schizophrenia

100 Ways to Support Recovery: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals

About Mental Illness

A Guide to Mental Health Transformation on a Personal Level

A horse of a different colour

Compassion for the mentally ill

Current concerns about the illness of Schizophrenia

Empirical Correction of Seven Myths about Schizophrenia with Implication for Treatment

Facts About Mental Illness and Violence

How stigma interferes with mental healthcare

Implementing Recovery-based Care

Mental health definitions

Mental illness and stigma

Mental illness and substance abuse

Myths Half-truths and Common Misconceptions about Schizophrenia and Severe and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI)

Predicators of violence as related to Schizophrenia

Recovery Defined

Recovery from severe mental illness

Schizophrenia should focus on recovery, not just symptoms

Seven Myths (Harding)

Some Things Families Want Professionals to Know

Spirituality and mental illness

Stigma: The Hidden Killer

Suicide and Schizophrenia

Understanding Schizophrenia

What do families want

What you need to know about Schizophrenia

Caring for Yourself and Other Members of the Family

To order any of these resources, please email the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society at [email protected].