Schizophrenia is an often-misunderstood brain disease that affects about 1% of the population worldwide. Symptoms can include, but are not limited to: delusions, hallucinations, disorganized thinking and speech, and bizarre or inappropriate behavior.
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Anne Sippi Clinics
Information on schizophrenia and therapy approaches including adult community services, pre-vocational training, volunteer employment opportunities and pharmacology. Also contains articles and news. Located in Los Angeles, Bakersfield and Santa Fe Springs, California.
The Center for Reintegration
An online resource dedicated to assisting those with schizophrenia and related disorders in their efforts to return to a meaningful life that includes family and friends, independent living and competitive employment.
Clozapine REMS Program
Clozapine is associated with severe neutropenia ; indicated for the treatment of severe schizophrenia in patients who fail standard therapy.
eMedicine Health - Schizophrenia
Overview of schizophrenia and its causes, symptoms and treatment.
Gloucestershire Hearing Voices Groups
Information for those experiencing symptoms, and for professionals working with people with psychosis.
HealthyPlace.com Schizophrenia Community
Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder information, news, chat rooms, journals, support groups, treatment and medication, including section on atypical antipsychotics.
Merck Manual - Schizophrenia and Related Disorders
Professional level description of the disease and its related manifestations providing detailed explanations of diagnosis, prognosis and treatment.
Neuroscience for Kids - Schizophrenia
Explains symptoms, where it occurs in the brain, possible causes, and treatment options.
Open the Doors
Official site of the World Psychiatric Association's global program against stigma and discrimination due to schizophrenia. Provides information to the provider, the consumer, and posts personal stories of those affected by this disease.
Phoenix of Santa Barbara, Inc.
Located Santa Barbara, CA, Phoenix House is a residential program for individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia. Site contains information on schizophrenia and related mental illnesses.
Schizophrenia Fellowship of New South Wales
Information on schizophrenia. Articles, counseling services, and a free mailing list.
The Schizophrenia Society of Ontario
Providing education and information on this disease.
Provides patients, family members, and caregivers with information on a variety of important mental health topics including schizophrenia and other common mental illnesses.
Alternative views on schizophrenia and psychiatry.
WebMD Schizophrenia Health Center
In-depth information including symptoms, treatment and support.
Offers history, diagnosis, causes, treatment, recovery and rehabilitation.
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