Schizophrenia, Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis and Treatments - Revised Edition - Illustrated by S. Smith

Schizophrenia, Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis and Treatments - Revised Edition - Illustrated by S. Smith

NOOK Book(eBook)

$7.99

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now
LEND ME® See Details

Overview

This Schizophrenia Book is the revised version of the popular original version titled "Schizophrenia Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis and Treatments", written by the:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Author), National Institute of Mental Health (Author), (Author), National Institutes of Health (Author) and S.Smith (Editor) and (Illustrator)

This book has been professionally illustrated and edited with a fully hyper-linked table of contents for ease of navigation.

A detailed booklet that describes Schizophrenia, symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on getting help and coping. This booklet is also for family and friends that are looking for further understanding of schizophrenia.

You will learn in this Booklet:

What is schizophrenia?
What are the symptoms of schizophrenia?
Positive symptoms
Hallucinations.
Delusions.
Thought Disorder.
Disorders of Movement.
Negative symptoms
Cognitive symptoms
When does it start and who gets it?
Are people with schizophrenia violent?
What about suicide?
What about substance abuse?
Schizophrenia and nicotine
What causes schizophrenia?
Can schizophrenia be inherited?
Do people with schizophrenia have
faulty brain chemistry?
Do the brains of people with
schizophrenia look different?
How is schizophrenia treated?
Antipsychotic medications
Length of Treatment.
Medication Interactions.
Psychosocial treatment
Illness Management Skills.
Integrated Treatment for Co-occurring Substance Abuse.
Rehabilitation.
Family Education.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
Self-Help Groups.
What is the role of the patient’s support system?
Getting Treatment.
Caregiving.
What is the outlook for the future?
How can a person participate in schizophrenia research?
Addendum to Schizophrenia January 2007
References
For More Information on Schizophrenia
For Further Information:

You will also learn descriptions and solutions to these common terms:

about schizophrenia
bipolar schizophrenia
catatonic schizophrenia
childhood schizophrenia
children schizophrenia
disorganized schizophrenia
paranoid schizophrenia
paranoid schizophrenic
people with schizophrenia
schizophrenia
schizophrenia causes
schizophrenia disorder
schizophrenia people
schizophrenia research
schizophrenia symptoms
schizophrenia treatment
schizophrenia types
schizophrenic
symptoms of schizophrenia
the schizophrenia
what is schizophrenia

Product Details

BN ID: 2940013425750
Publisher: Scott Smith
Publication date: 09/22/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 219 KB

Customer Reviews