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It Is What It Is 4/10/2012 My son was 8 years old the first time a doctor told me he had a psychotic illness ... I knew the meaning of the word psychotic, but I could not imagine it describing my son.
The Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America (SARDAA) The Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America promotes hope and recovery for persons with schizophrenia and related disorders through support programs, education and advocacy. The Schizophrenics Anonymous program offers hope and recovery within a mutually supportive community.
Ask the Psychiatric Pharmacist #13 I have schizophrenia and was recently started on a new drug. I have been having trouble sitting still and must constantly be moving. Could this be a side effect of my new medication?