many people have experienced symptoms of schizophrenia but aren't entirely sure of what it is. portrayed in movie's like A Beautiful mind and Pi or Cybil, there is often a misconception of what schizophrenia really is. most people view people who have this disease as simply crazy. sadly there is a lot of negative stigma surrounding this condition simply for the reason that it is one that many people do not understand.
more can be learned about it by going to these websites:
i found this article to be quite riveting. i know that many health care professionals might disagree with some of the author's sentiments, but being on the receiving end of treatment in a facility that caters to the uninsured guinea pigs, i thought that many might find this article to be as fascinating as it is informative...
SOME NOTES AND IDEAS ON SCHIZOPHRENIA AND TREATMENT
There is so much material that needs to be discussed about the treatment of schizophrenia, that I hope each month I will be able to select a topic of discussion that will clarify some of the treatment issues and share with you some of the thoughts or ideas that I think are basic to the understanding of what treatment is with this population.
more can be found at:
i found this website:
some of this stuff is like looking into a mirror, from the lost of interest to the late nights to the clinical stuff. does anyone else find this site helpful?