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Christina Bruni's Posts

Goal Setting Part One: Setting a Goal

Along with biology: an underlying reason a lot of individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia might not set goals is because their "pre-morbid" level of functioning wasn't high to begin with.   If you have little experience at social events, with "going for the gold" on a sports team or in another traditional arena like dating or relating, it... Read moreChevron

Schizophrenia News August 2014

Research indicates individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia cannot set and achieve goals.  Does this hold true for everyone with schizophrenia?  What percentage of people with this illness are unable to set and achieve goals?   One study involved 47 people with schizophrenia and 41 people without this illness.  To be... Read moreChevron

IMHO: Getting The Right Treatment Right Away Halts Disability

With the latest focus on treating individuals in the prodromal stage with psychosocial modalities, with or without medication, I wanted to give my take on the story.   In 1986, exactly one year before I had my breakdown, I sought help because I felt something wasn't right.  I met with a woman at the Student Life Office on my college... Read moreChevron

IMHO: Getting The Right Treatment Right Away Halts Disability

With the latest focus on treating individuals in the prodromal stage with psychosocial modalities, with or without medication, I wanted to give my take on the story.   In 1986, exactly one year before I had my breakdown, I sought help because I felt something wasn't right.  I met with a woman at the Student Life Office on my college... Read moreChevron

Schizophrenia News: July 2014

The biological root of schizophrenia is becoming clearer.   Researchers have found this illness is linked to 108 genes.  They used 80,000 genetic samples and it took seven years and the work of 300 scientists from around the world.  The researchers were part of the Schizophrenia Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics... Read moreChevron