Family Members & Caregivers
If your family member/friend calls you and says that he/she has been arrested,
help him/her stay calm and offer your help and support.
A mental illness is a medical condition that disrupts a person's thinking, feeling, mood, ability to relate to others and daily functioning.
Recovery from serious mental illness is not only possible, but for many people living with mental illness today, probable. The notion of recovery involves a variety of perspectives.