Schizophrenia Explained

What are the positive symptoms of schizophrenia? Lisa Rowbottom, Registered Psychologist and Clinical Director of Sojourn Psychology, does an amazing job in part 2 of her discussion on schizophrenia.

This is the third part of Lisa Rowbottom’s discussion on schizophrenia. In this video she offers a review of some of the more difficult aspects of this diagnosis.

These negative symptom consist of: •blunted affect,
•alogia (reduction in quantity of words spoken),
•avolition (reduced goal-directed activity due to decreased motivation),
•asociality, and
•anhedonia (reduced experience of pleasure).