Schizophrenia is a brain disorder, that makes people have difficulties to: think
clearly, distinguishing reality from fantasy, and managing emotions positively,
affecting decision-making and relationships with other people.
What are the causes of Schizophrenia? Like many other diseases such as cancer
or diabetes, schizophrenia appears to be caused by many factors, including
genetics and environmental factors that occur during a person’s development.
THE SYMPTOMS OF SCHIZOPHRENIA
Hallucinations, delusions, thought disorders, and motor disorders.
Flat emotions, inability to carry out daily activities, short speech without content,
lack of interest and pleasure in life
How is Schizophrenia treated?
Psychosocial Rehabilitation: People with schizophrenia who receive life-skills
training manage to keep their illness under control.
Medication: antipsychotics are one of the main medications used for
schizophrenia, they help reduce and alleviate positive symptoms