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Schizophreniform Disorder Symptoms

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Criteria 1, 4, and 5 of Schizophrenia are met.

An episode of the disorder (including prodromal, active, and residual phases) lasts at least 1 month but less than 6 months.

 

 

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Psych Central. (2013). Schizophreniform Disorder Symptoms. Psych Central. Retrieved on April 24, 2014, from http://psychcentral.com/disorders/schizophreniform-disorder-symptoms/

Symptom criteria summarized from:
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fifth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.
        or
American Psychiatric Association. (1994). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fourth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.

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    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 26 May 2013
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