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About Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders, include symptoms induced by drug use (such as cannabis, hallucinogens) and Schizophrenia. Psychotic disorders are rarely seen in childhood, with the incidence peaking in late adolescence/ young adult years. Important aspects of treatment of psychotic disorders include, educating the young person and their family about the nature of the illness, relapse prevention, and anti-psychotic medication.

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