What is Schizophrenia?

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 in Basics | 2 comments

People in general are aware that there is some form of mental illness “out there” called schizophrenia, and that’s about...

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The History of Schizophrenia

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 in Basics | Comments Off on The History of Schizophrenia

When speaking about the history of schizophrenia, one must consider a specific question first. It is difficult for us to retrospectively...

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The Causes of Schizophrenia

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 in Basics | Comments Off on The Causes of Schizophrenia

There are many answers to questions inquiring into the root causes of schizophrenia, and while these answers are somewhat satisfactory, the...

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The Symptoms of Schizophrenia

Posted on Oct 21, 2012 in Basics | 4 comments

As we continue our discussions on the basics of schizophrenia, it has come time to address the specifics of the experiences of those...

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The Types of Schizophrenia

Posted on Oct 20, 2012 in Basics | 7 comments

We have covered a lot of information about schizophrenia in general up to this point.  We know about some of the possible causes and we...

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The Treatment of Schizophrenia

Posted on Oct 19, 2012 in Basics | Comments Off on The Treatment of Schizophrenia

One of the first, and possibly most confusing, experiences a person newly diagnosed with schizophrenia will have is that of being bombarded...

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Schizophrenia Medications

Posted on Oct 17, 2012 in Basics | 3 comments

The most important treatment modality when attempting to gain a recovery from schizophrenia is medication.  Although medication plays a...

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Schizophrenia Diagnostic Criteria

Posted on Oct 16, 2012 in Basics | 5 comments

When mental health professionals give a diagnosis of schizophrenia, they base their decision on the criteria that is delineated by either...

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