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Psychotherapy Treatments for Schizophrenia

Introduction: > An umbrella term used to describe many therapies such as cognitive
therapy, CBT and psychoanalysis
> It was once thought to be inappropriate for schizophrenic patients as it
required patients to be able to express their feelings and communicate
effectively which was…

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coping strategies the use of coping strategies helped patients
cope with symptoms BUT relies on effective communication from
patients which isn't often possible with schizophrenics, small sample
size could affect validity of results
Evaluation of Psychotherapy: > Studies have shown that CBT enables patients to cope
discharged from…


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