What do you say to someone with schizophrenia?
You can reach out to the person by telling them that you are concerned about them, and are willing to offer them any support they may need. A simple way to say this would be, “I understand that you have been through a lot, and I just want you to know that I care about you and am willing to help you…”
Should you yell at someone with schizophrenia?
10 tips for handling a schizophrenia crisis Remember that you cannot reason with acute psychosis. The person may be terrified by their own feelings of loss of control. Dont express irritation or anger. Speak quietly and calmly, do not shout or threaten the person.