‘Schizo’ means split and ‘Phrenia’ means mind. Schizophrenia means splitting of the mind. It is a psychiatric disorder characterized by continuous or relapsing episodes of psychosis. It can be described as a scattered or fragmented pattern of thinking. It is a syndrome, meaning there’re all sorts of symptoms that might be associated with it and different patients might experience different symptoms. Although there are some common symptoms like hallucinations, delusions, disorganized speech, disorganized behavior. The symptoms can be divided into three categories: positive, negative, and cognitive symptoms. Some of them are unable to concentrate, a decrease of emotion, removal of the normal process, effects on memory, learning, and many more. Schizophrenia is a mental disease from which 1.1% of people of the world are suffering. More than 20 million people are suffering. Unfortunately, most of us are not aware of it. 

Most of the symptoms appear at the age of 14 to 25 years. Research has found that males are more affected by it than females. Unfortunately, patients can not recognize what is happening to them in most cases. Many people are not aware of this mental condition. Common symptoms like hallucination and delusion are so intense and real for them that they won’t change their mind, even if there is strong evidence against it. For all these, they become vulnerable for themselves as well as for society. Though with awareness and treatment, the effects of it can be neutralized. 

I was diagnosed with schizophrenia two years ago, at the age of 21. From my childhood, I was an introverted type of child and I liked to be alone all the time. I even remember having an imaginary friend. But in high school, the phenomenon was terribly affecting me. After a long struggle, I went to a psychiatrist. It was very difficult for me to find the right treatment until I found a Prime therapist. A prime therapist is an online website for providing mental help. health problems. 

A prime therapist helps people to choose online therapy and advice. People can have detailed descriptions of therapy services and their benefits. This site contains a library of useful information about psychology and therapy. They help people with useful therapeutic treatments. fortunately, there are some people who are taking the initiative to make this easy. The exact cause of schizophrenia is still unknown. But there is a high probability that it can be a genetic disease and a high level of domain influences it. The symptoms are a hallucination, delusion, disorganized speech, and behavior. Some medicine help in this condition that only a professional can prescribe. 

Medication, therapy, and counseling can help to reduce the risk. People suffering from it can be better with time and treatment like me. I am doing better now with treatment. The prime therapist helps us in this by providing us information and therapy. By availing of this therapy, people with a mental disease can find the right treatment. But first, society should be more empathetic. It is high time we treated mental illness as a disease, not like madness and craziness. We should be aware of mental disease.


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