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Mental Illness - Schizophrenia http://www.jagrutirehab.org/schizophrenia.html


Introduction of Schizophrenia • Schizophrenia is a mal-developmental disorder of the brain that manifests in positive , negative, cognitive and affective symptoms. • Brain disorder • Patients that do respond continue to have disabling residual symptoms such as a motivation and isolation, maladaptive behavior, and impaired social functioning. These symptoms prevent patients from attaining educational, occupational, and social roles. • Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental disorder that affects how a person thinks , feels, and behaves .


MRI Image of Schizophrenia


Positive Symptoms Changes in thinking and behavior are the most obvious signs of schizophrenia. The first sign of schizophrenia usually is social withdrawal. A)Hallucinations B)Delusions C) Confused thoughts (thought disorder) D)Changes in behavior and thoughts (Thought Âť Emotions Âť Behavior)


Negative Symptoms It represents a withdrawal or lack of function that you would usually expect to see in a healthy person; for example, people with schizophrenia often appear emotionless, flat and apathetic A) Apathy B) Alogia C) Avolution D) Anhedonia


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schizophrenia treatment | Psychiatric in pune | Jagruti Rehab Centre  

Schizophrenia is a mal-developmental disorder of the brain that manifests in positive, negative, cognitive and affective symptoms. We provid...

schizophrenia treatment | Psychiatric in pune | Jagruti Rehab Centre  

Schizophrenia is a mal-developmental disorder of the brain that manifests in positive, negative, cognitive and affective symptoms. We provid...

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