1- This will too pass
A person who is frequently getting panic attacks to someone suffering from severe depression will gain great comfort in the knowledge that the feeling will pass. This positive feeling from This will pass will save many lives.
2- You can live a highly functioning and fulfilling lives
Many times a person suffering from schizophrenia or bipolar disorder may live in confusing items. A gentle reminder to them can work wonders for them and their self-esteem, giving them a sense of hope.
3- Listen to them with a heart open
Many people with depression may think that nobody wants to listen to them. You can help them overcome this thought. Even a minimal time with them will be sufficient for them.
4- Its is interesting to know a first hands perspective about it
Everyone wants to feel a sense of purposefulness. A person with a mental health problem will too have an experience he/she gone through . Telling them their experience is worth will definitely uplift them.
5- Let me tell you what happened that day..
Everyone wants to listen to other people and their life. You can make a mental patient feel like a normal person by sharing the jokes, incidents or your feelings to them. This will bring them back to normal life experiences and they will feel closer to it.