History of Schizophrenia

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  • Earliest description of Schizophrenia

    Psychiatrists Philippe Pinel, and John Haslam, identified the first thorough portraits of Schizophrenia.
  • Classified as a distinct mental disorder by Kraepelin.

  • Struggle to explain why Schizophrenia happens

    Adolf Meyer thinks that Schizophrenia comes from difficult childhood.
  • The Swiss psychiatrist, Eugen Bleuler, coined the term "schizophrenia".

  • The first drug was invented for treatment of Schizophrenia