Review the video “People Say I’m Crazy” from your lecture pages and post answers to the following questions:
- What are some positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia that John experiences?
- What does John say are difficult for him in daily life?
- What treatments have been tried and failed?
- What has been successful for him?
- If you were John, what would you like to tell your nurse about yourself, your needs, and your fears?
What is considered a severe mental illness?
What is the most difficult mental illness to treat?
Is Schizophrenia the worst mental illness?
What is refractory mental illness?