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skills training helps you get along better with other people in daily life, at
work, and in social situations. These classes also help you develop skills for
your personal relationships.
Class topics may include:
Social skills training also can include specific types of
education, such as classes on how to:
In all classes, you'll become aware of and try to change
schizophrenia that may make it hard to interact with
other people. Your training may help you:
You'll also learn skills that will help you with your
treatment. These may include:
To help you with these skills, your teachers may model them
and then ask you to do the same with others in your class (role-playing). For
example, you may role-play asking for help or interviewing for a job.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerLisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
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