This booklet produced by the Waitemata DHB provides information to family, whanau, and visitors of people with delirium.
Delirium, or acute confusion, can be alarming for the sufferer and family providing support. It is hoped this booklet will provide helpful information to allow people to better understand the condition.
The University of Auckland have created CALM - a great website which can be used as a motivational tool for students struggling with depression, anxiety, stress, relationships and other factors that can contribute to poor study practices.
Mood disorders affect the whole family, not just someone who is experiencing a mental illness. However, friends and families are often left in the dark, struggling to cope and not knowing how they can help.
Someone You Care About has a Mood Disorder is a helpful booklet written especially for family and friends. It was commissioned by Balance NZ – Bipolar and Depression Network and Bipolar Support Canterbury.