Experiencing Psychosis: Schizophrenia Spectrum
To admit someone to a hospital for treatment.
Jumping to Conclusions
The process of making a decision about the meaning or importance of an event on the basis of insufficient evidence.
Information Processing Biases
Biases in interpreting, attending to, storing or recalling information which may give rise to dysfunctional thinking and behaving.
One of two important dopamine pathways in the brain, which may be impaired during schizophrenia. The other pathway is the mesocortical pathway.
Symptoms characteristic of a diminution or loss of normal functions.
Auditory hallucination, generally associated with psychotic delusions.
Disorganised thinking in which the individual may drift quickly from one topic to another during a conversation.
One of two important dopamine pathways in the brain, which may be impaired during schizophrenia. The other pathway is the mesolimbic pathway.