link between childhood trauma and schizophrenia

Psychotic Depression, Schizophrenia And Childhood Trauma Subtypes

As we have seen from other articles I have published on this site, childhood trauma can be split into 4 main subtypes: emotional abuse, sexual abuse, physical abuse and neglect. In this article, I briefly describe some of the main research findings in regard to the association between childhood trauma and the risk of suffering …

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Schizophrenia: Study Reveals Those Traumatized In Childhood Up To Fifty Times More Likely To Develop It

Does Childhood Trauma Cause Schizophrenia? I remember when I was doing my first degree in psychology at the University of London that, when we studied¬†schizophrenia, in trying to explain its causes we concentrated largely upon examining genetic explanations and, also, explanations based upon the existence of individual differences in brain chemistry and brain biology. More …

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