It is a tricky situation faced by many relatives of patients with psychiatric illness. The main problem usually Is that patients are not aware of their illness. Here are some things you can do. Try getting some help from other family members, especially those who are trusted by patient. Try to Convince your son to consult a doctor for unrelated physical problem like headache or indigestion
. Ask your son to accompany you for your check up. If these are not helpful, then try meeting a psychiatrist
by yourself and discuss what can be done depending on your son's problem.