mental illness interfering with a person's mental functioning and behaviour

Schizophrenia is one of the most common serious mental health conditions in the world. One person in every hundred people will get schizophrenia.

  • delusions
  • hallucinations
  • thought disorder
  • loss of drive

Factors of Schizophrenia Include:

- genetic factors
- biochemical factors
- family relationships
- environment
- drug use

Spencer worries that he may inherit schizophrenia from his mother
- regular contact with doctor - meaningful activity - adequate housing and income

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