Home > Health Library > Schizophrenia: Helping Someone Who Is Paranoid
You may be able to tell when someone is
paranoid. The person may accuse others of trying to
harm him or her or may look around fearfully. The person may talk about
protecting himself or herself from attack.
Here are ways to help
the person who is paranoid:
To help with situations that may cause paranoia:
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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