First-time primary caregivers' experience of caring for young adults with first-episode psychosis.

@article{McCann2011FirsttimePC,
  title={First-time primary caregivers' experience of caring for young adults with first-episode psychosis.},
  author={Terence V McCann and Dan I. Lubman and Eileen Clark},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          381-8
        }
}
Becoming a career is associated with physical, emotional, and financial hardship, with caregivers often experiencing a maelstrom of emotions as they struggle to understand what has happened to their loved one. While the burden of caring for young people with first-episode psychosis (FEP) has been well documented, much less is known about how carers develop the strength and resilience to continue caring. This qualitative study aimed to understand the experience of 20 first-time primary… CONTINUE READING
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