What scares a schizophrenic?
Many schizophrenics live in fear because our brains do not rely on or trust our memories. When a person (without any mental disorder) has to give a presentation to their management, for example, they think, oh, I did a presentation like this last month.
Should I be afraid of a schizophrenic?
Most people with schizophrenia are not violent. But just like you would in any other situation, if youre scared for your safety, immediately call 911 and ask the dispatcher for the police.
Is there a fear of schizophrenia?
Although some people with schizophrenia suffer anxiety, it is impossible for people with anxiety disorders to develop schizophrenia as a result of their anxiety disorder. Anxiety sufferers should be reassured that they cannot develop schizophrenia as part of their anxiety state, no matter how bad the anxiety becomes.
What do people with schizophrenia suffer from?
Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder that affects less than one percent of the U.S. population. When schizophrenia is active, symptoms can include delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, trouble with thinking and lack of motivation.