Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia: The Importance of Identification and TreatmentMarch 1st 2008
Treatment of negative symptoms of schizophrenia -- eg, problems with motivation, social withdrawal, diminished affective responsiveness, speech, and movement -- is associated with a variety of improved functional outcomes and is a vital unmet clinical need.
Interventions to Improve Adherence to Antipsychotic MedicationsAugust 1st 2006
New ways to address medication adherence problems in patients with schizophrenia offer the hope of better treatment outcomes. Two new and promising approaches for individuals with schizophrenia are the use of environmental supports and cognitive adaptation training and cognitive-behavioral therapy.