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Outline and evaluate one or more psychological explanations of schizophrenia.

A psychological explanation of schizophrenia is family relationships. Bateson et al. proposed the
double bind theory which suggests that children who frequently receive contradictory messages
from their parents are more likely to develop schizophrenia e.g. If a mother tells her…

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oversimplified to a simple stimulus-response system that suggests irrational thinking results in
schizophrenia.

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