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Re: Beginning to think I have schizophrenia

Posted by undopaminergic on October 18, 2021, at 5:03:02

In reply to Re: Beginning to think I have schizophrenia, posted by undopaminergic on October 18, 2021, at 5:00:08

> > > But schizophrenia *is* considered the most severe and chronic psychotic disorder.
> >
> > What are other psychotic disorders to be considered?
> >
> According to the DSM-5 chapter on psychosis: (i) Delusional Disorder, (ii) Brief Psychotic Disorder, (iii) Schizophreniform Disorder, (iv) Schizoaffective Disorder, (v) Substance/Medication-Induced Psychotic Disorder, (vi) Psychotic Disorder Due to Another Medical Condition, (vii) Other Specified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder, and (viii) Unspecified Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorder.
> In addition Schizotypal Personality Disorder is considered to be closely related to psychosis. Catatonia is also described in the psychosis chapter, but is diagnosed separately and noted as a specifier ("with catatonia") on other diagnoses.
> -undopaminergic

In addition, a mood disorder (mania or depression) with psychotic features has to be considered.





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