Psychology : Types of Schizophrenia

The types of Schitzophrenia, not necessarily for an exam, but for personal study, before I enter college/sixth form.

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1. What do auditory hallucinations consist of?

  • 'voices' commenting on the patients behaviour, and thoughts, warn the person of danger, tell the person to do things and have conversations with one another.
  • 'voices' that control the persons speech, and they talk to one another about the people around the patient at the current time.
  • 'voices' commenting on the persons behaviour, they stop the person from physically talking or moving.
  • sounds that control the patients thought process, sometimes they are voices but rarely.
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2. Which of the following are symptoms of paranoid schizophrenia?

  • Catatonia, hallucinations and hyperactivity.
  • Paranoia, catatonia, effective flattening and delusions.
  • Paranoia, hallucinations, delusions, and effective flattening.
  • Loss of thought, loss of speech, hallucinations, and paranoia.

3. When can you get residual schizophrenia?

  • When you've previously had schizophrenia for a long period of time.
  • When you're older, around the ages of 65+
  • When you're young, around the ages of 15-25.
  • When you've previously had a tragic life experience.

4. What are the 5 types of schizophrenia?

  • Paranoid, disorganized (hebephrenia), catatonic, undifferentiated and residual.
  • Paranoid, positive, undifferentiated, residual and catatonic.
  • Paranoid, catatonic, organized, unorganized and residual.
  • Catatonic, disorganized, positive, paranoid and undifferentiated.

5. Which type of schizophrenia is this: the patient fits the diagnostic criteria for schizophrenia, but the symptoms are inconsistent, thus the patient cannot be categorized into one type.

  • Hebephrenia (disorganized schizophrenia)
  • Undifferentiated schizophrenia.
  • Residual schizophrenia
  • Catatonic schizophrenia


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