Childhood schizophrenia

Childhood schizophrenia - 5/26/11 Childhoodschizophrenia

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/26/11 Childhood schizophrenia And other Psychosis
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5/26/11 The Diagnosis The criteria used to diagnose schizophrenia in  adults can be used to diagnose schizophrenia in  The characteristic symptoms: Two or more of the  following symptoms present for a significant  portion of time during a 1 month period. delusions hallucinations disorganized speech
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5/26/11 Symptoms continued Lack of emotion Emotions inappropriate for the situation Social withdrawal Poor school performance Decreased ability to practice self-care Strange eating rituals Incoherent speech Illogical thinking
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5/26/11 The diagnosis Social, occupational, academic dysfunction. Duration: continuous signs of disturbance must  persist for at least 6 months.  The disorder is not attributed to Mood Disorder  or Schizoaffective Disorder. 
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Janetseward during the Spring '11 term at Lewis University .

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Childhood schizophrenia - 5/26/11 Childhoodschizophrenia

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