InformeDesign: Glossary of Terms

schizophrenia

A psychotic mental disorder that affects one's sense of contact with the surrounding environment, destroys their level of functioning in everyday life, and often results in hallucinations and the surrender of personality (for example, feelings and thoughts).

 

a psychotic disorder characterized by loss of contact with the environment, by noticeable deterioration in the level of functioning in everyday life, and by disintegration of personality expressed as disorder of feeling, thought (as in hallucinations and