Schizophrenia is a heterogenous group of disorders characterized by a constellation of symptoms and signs including delusions, hallucinations, disorganized thoughts and behavior, apathy, avolition, amotivation, anhedonia and abstracting difficulties.It affects one out of 100 individuals globally. It usuallybegins in adolescence or early adulthood and affects both sexes equally.
An Infographic to Help You Understand Schizophrenia
I chose this pin because I think it does a great job of making schizophrenia a little easier to understand in a visual way. It also includes a little bit about the history of the mental illness and debunks some of the myths that people believe to be true.