Positive and negative symptoms associated with schizophreniaThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Positive and negative symptoms associated with schizophrenia (PDF file - 142 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: By positive symptoms we mean: delusions, hallucinations, thought disorders. By negative symptoms we mean: decreased motivation, social withdrawal, inability or diffi culty in making friends, slowness of movement, vulnerability to stress, inability to learn from past mistakes, inability to enjoy life.
Organisation: Victorian Mental Health Carers Network
Last reviewed: January 2019
Target audience: General
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