Subtypes of Schizophrenia

By on March 30th, 2021 in Schizophrenia

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Paranoid Type People with paranoid type of schizophrenia suffered from delusions and hallucinations (mostly auditory), but they can speak logically and give appropriate emotional responses since their cognitive skills and affect are intact. These patients may have delusions and hallucinations characterized by themes of grandeur or persecution, i.e. thinking themselves as famous persons or being […]

Schizophrenia Critical Essay

By on March 8th, 2021 in Schizophrenia

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Schizophrenia is a mental health condition that often goes undetected or many times misdiagnosed with other mental health issues. It is one of the most disabling and emotionally devastating illnesses around. Because of its recent discovery in 2009, much is not known about this illness. Like many other diseases, schizophrenia is hereditary. It is more […]

Schizophrenia

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People afflicted with schizophrenia may have a sense of reality that is noticeably dissimilar from the reality perceived and shared by others around them. Schizophrenics, live in a world that is distorted by hallucinations and delusions, so those with schizophrenia may feel frightened, anxious, and confused (Smith et al, 2006).  Partly due to the different […]

The Schizophrenia Theory

By on January 24th, 2021 in Schizophrenia

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The schizophrenia theory is reinforced by the biological standard of psychiatry and remains the leading model of mental illness within the mental health service. Genetic factors commonly have accounted for an appraised 81–85% of the variance in liability to developing schizophrenia. Twin studies provide a benchmark approximation of heritability by which molecular genetic studies can […]

In the present survey I conducted a meta-analytical reappraisal of the literature of an association between laterality and schizophrenic disorder in an effort to ; ( 1 ) clear up the strength of the grounds for the prevalence of assorted laterality in schizophrenic disorder, ( 2 ) measure the effects of two of the chief […]

Introduction This study builds on previous research which has investigated the awareness of agency in schizophrenia patients with and without delusions of control. Individuals suffering from schizophrenia can show delusions which cause them to believe that their thoughts and actions are in control of external forces. In such individuals, previous research has shown that there […]

Issues with Diagnosis of Schizophrenia

By on November 28th, 2020 in Schizophrenia

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Discuss the issues with classification and diagnosis In order to diagnose the symptoms of mental health disorders , practitioners use classification systems like the DSM which classifies the symptoms of schizophrenia. The DSM has been criticised for issues including cultural problems and the overlap of disorders such as schizophrenia with depression. The DSM is used […]

The Schizophrenia Theory

By on October 25th, 2020 in Schizophrenia

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The schizophrenia theory is reinforced by the biological standard of psychiatry and remains the leading model of mental illness within the mental health service. Genetic factors commonly have accounted for an appraised 81–85% of the variance in liability to developing schizophrenia. Twin studies provide a benchmark approximation of heritability by which molecular genetic studies can […]