Working With Your Doctors and Treatment Team
Your doctors and Treatment Team are a group of people you know and
trust—people you can turn to when you need them at any stage of your treatment. No matter what challenges you may face in managing your schizophrenia, it’s good to know you have a strong network of support.
Learn more about potential members of your Treatment Team
Everyone’s Treatment Team is a bit different. Your team may include only some of the people described below.
Communication and honesty are key
One of the best things you can do to build your relationship with your doctor and your Treatment Team is make sure you’re communicating. You know your goals best, and it’s important to share your thoughts and ideas so your Treatment Team can work with you to support your treatment plan.
You play an important role in your treatment
The more involved and committed you are, the more you’ll get out of your treatment plan. Your opinions and ideas really matter, so speak your mind and take action!