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History of schizophrenia


The word schizophrenia was coined by the Swiss psychiatrist and eugenicist Eugen Bleuler in 1908, and was intended to describe the separation of function ...

The History of Schizophrenia - Schizophrenia.com


History of Schizophrenia. ... The word "schizophrenia" is less than 100 years old. ... The Swiss psychiatrist, Eugen Bleuler, coined the term, "schizophrenia" in ...

A Brief History of Schizophrenia | Psychology Today


Sep 8, 2012 ... What does 'schizophrenia' mean? The term 'schizophrenia' was coined in 1910 by the Swiss psychiatrist Paul Eugen Bleuler, and is derived ...

Historical Roots of Schizophrenia - Medscape Education


The goal of this activity is to provide a background understanding and history for the treatment and management of schizophrenia. On completion of this ...

History of Schizophrenia - HealthyPlace


Apr 20, 2012 ... The history of schizophrenia is somewhat debatable as the term “schizophrenia” didn't come into being until around 1908. What we do know is ...

Throughout History, Defining Schizophrenia Has Remained a ...


Mar 1, 2013 ... Less than 200 years ago schizophrenia emerged from a tangle of mental disorders known simply as madness. Today its diagnosis remains ...

Divine Madness – a History of Schizophrenia | History Cooperative


May 23, 2014 ... Mental Illness in Antiquity The label schizophrenia is a recent term, first used in ... History Cooperative - A short history of nearly everything!

Notes on the History of Schizophrenia - German Journal of Psychiatry


Jul 15, 2005 ... Eugen Bleuler used the word schizophrenia for the first time in 1911. Knowledge of ... Keywords: History, psychiatry, schizophrenia, Kraepelin.

Schizophrenia Symptoms, Tests, and Causes - MedicineNet


Feb 2, 2016 ... Schizophrenia is defined as a mental or brain disorder that causes one to suffer symptoms such as ... What is the history of schizophrenia?

HISTORICAL ARTICLE Schizophrenia - University of Edinburgh ...


Owen, R. Schizophrenia – From devilry to disease, Res Medica 2014, 22(1): pp. 126-132. doi:10.2218/resmedica.v22i1.746. HISTORICAL ARTICLE.

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Schizophrenia: A Brief History - Living With Schizophrenia


Schizophrenia: A Brief History. Early references to schizophrenia. Schizophrenia has been around for a long time. References to people who are clearly insane ...

The diagnostic concept of schizophrenia: its history, evolution, and ...


More than a century since the delineation of dementia praecox by Kraepelin, the etiology, neuropathology and pathophysiology of schizophrenia remain elusive.

History of Schizophrenia - Schizophrenic


Although schizophrenia goes back several thousand years, this most serious of psychiatric disorders was not officially coined “schizophrenia” until 1911.