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Care for schizophrenic patients and their families

Care for schizophrenic patients and their families

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Published by Royal College of General Practitioners in Exeter .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesSchizophrenia.
Statementedited by: Ronald Ryall ...[et al].
SeriesInformation folders / Clinical management manuals
ContributionsWaine, Colin., Ryall, Ronald W., Royal College of General Practitioners.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14390109M

Designed for the use of clinical psychologists, psychiatrists and social workers, this study presents techniques for providing care for the entire family of schizophrenic patients. It describes . Included are useful forms, lists, and a comprehensive collection of resources to access help and information. The goal of this book is to assist patients and their loved ones to effectively face .

Schizophrenia is one of the most debilitating psychiatric disorders worldwide., Caring for patients with schizophrenia is a significant burden on the families and caregivers.,,,, Recent advancements in biological treatments reduces the need for long-term hospital Hence, the related problems are experienced more in the family environment, which affects their .   With effective treatment, some people with schizophrenia lead fulfilling lives, but there is no cure, and due to a variety of factors, people with schizophrenia (and other serious .

Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental disorder that affects how a person thinks, feels, and behaves. People with schizophrenia may seem like they have lost touch with reality. Although . A further important assumption is that exacerbations and recurrences are unfavourable for patients, their families and society. In intensive care psychiatry, treatment goals are generally .


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