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Table 2 Example questionnaire statements

From: Offering mental health first aid to a person experiencing psychosis: a Delphi study to redevelop the guidelines published in 2008

Example of original strategies from literature search Example questionnaire statements
Accept that the person is experiencing symptoms that are beyond his/her control The first aider should know that the person is experiencing symptoms that are beyond their control and should not blame them or take their actions personally
Don’t ask him or her to try to force the voices to stop The first aider should know that it is not helpful to encourage the person to try to stop hallucinations