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Schizophrenia Overview

Schizophrenia is a psychiatric disorder involving chronic psychosis. Psychosis causes abnormal thinking and perceptions including hallucinations, delusions, disorganized behavior, and lack of motivation. It affects less than 1% of the population and symptoms usually develop quite slowly. In this video, Dr. Susan Samuels discusses the potential warning signs associated with schizophrenia.

Dr. Susan Samuels

This video features Dr. Susan Samuels. Dr. Samuels is an assistant professor of clinical psychiatry and clinical pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and an assistant attending psychiatrist at New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Duration: 02:01.
Reviewed by: Dr. Mera Goodman . Review date: December 21, 2016
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