IJSRP, Volume 11, Issue 3, March 2021 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Sri Andriani, Bahagia Loebis, M. Surya Husada
Background: Most people with schizophrenia experience a decrease in social functioning and this causes distress, not only in patients but also in their caregivers. The consequences of caring for people with mental disorders are associated with burdens reflected in physical and psychological illness. It is estimated that one in four families is involved in responsibility for caring activities around the world. Families of people with mental disorders reported experiencing psychiatric distress, depression, anxiety, psychotic symptoms due to caregiver responsibilities.