Childhood schizophrenia

It's like Schizophrenia but in your childern!

What is Schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is a brain disorder that in affects many people at any age by making those people see reality abnormally from other people. Schizophrenia has a range of like thinking, behavior, and being social but most of this is known from just Adults that have Schizophrenia but we have to understand that children and teens have this disorder as well.

The Causes/Symptoms of Schizophrenia

Some causes include:
  • Hallucinations
  • delusians
  • disordered thinking and behavior
But while for teens they have:
  • withdraws with friends and family
  • a drop in preformance in school
  • trouble sleeping
  • irritating or depressed mood
  • lack of motivation
  • strange behavior
But for children it's harder to see what's wrong because most people think that it's a developmant phase but it's not.

What to do if your child has Schizophrenia?

One of the first things to do is to check with your childs teacher or other school staff to see if they have been behaving differently, but it's also best to talk to your doctor about the issue that your child is dealing with. Now there is no cure for Schizophrenia but there are many medications that can help
  • Antipsychotic
  • Aripiprazole
  • Olanzpine
  • Quetiapine
  • Risperidone
  • Chlorpromazine
  • Perphenazine
  • Haloperidol
Now all of these work but some not work for all ages of Schizophrenia, but there is also Theropy that can really help with Schizophrenia. But for more harsh times dealing with the disorder there is also Hoptialization qhich most people hate to go to but they have to if the situation is getting out of hand.

Why should you know about Childhood Schizophrenia?

You should know about Childhood Schizophrenia because it's not just some disease that can be walked off, it's a very serious brain disorder and we need to help people who have it as early as possible.