Schizophrenia - Schizophrenia Running head: SCHIZOPHRENIA...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Schizophrenia 1 Running head: SCHIZOPHRENIA Schizophrenia Disorder Patrick Bakley Western Oklahoma State College
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Schizophrenia 2 Abstract Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that makes it difficult to tell the difference between real and unreal experiences, to think logically, to have normal emotional responses, and to behave normally in social situations
Background image of page 2
Schizophrenia 3 Schizophrenia is a very complex illness that causes people to be unable to tell between real and unreal experiences or even to think logically. Experts in the field, even, are not sure what causes it. Some doctors think that the brain may not be able to process information correctly. Schizophrenia will usually begins before the age of 45, the symptoms will then last for 6 months or more, and people start to lose their ability to socialize and work. The disorder appears to occur in equal rates among men and women, but in women it begins later. For this reason, males tend to account for more than half of patients in services with high numbers of young adults. Although schizophrenia usually begins in young adulthood, there are cases in which the disorder begins later. The symptoms will be a series of the following: an appearance or
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 5

Schizophrenia - Schizophrenia Running head: SCHIZOPHRENIA...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online