Schizophrenia/Psychotic Disorders

Topic 6: Schizophrenia/Psychotic Disorders (Group 6)

Complete the to answer the following questions:



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How does the topic present in children and, if applicable, how does that presentation differ in adults?


What are the treatment recommendations for children? Adolescents? (Use available resources including but not limited to linked treatment guidelines, The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, UptoDate, etc..


Which treatment recommendations are off-label? FDA approved?


What are the relevant safety issues? (This may include risks associated with the topic or with the treatment.) Do these safety issues differ from adults?


Your response should include evidence of review of the course material through proper citations using APA format.



Stahl, S. (2013). Essentials of Psychopharmacology, (4th edition). United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press, ISBN-13: 978-1107025981