Hello, today I’m going to talk about the two aspects of schizoaffective bipolar and the disorder itself. You see schizoaffective bipolar is actually schizophrenia and bipolar. Even though you want to say that’s not those two disorders it is. Well I research this topic I thought the same thing.I did think that schizoaffective was schizophrenia and bipolar.well I was told that I had this disorder I was afraid that it meant that I was crazy or psychotic.I didn’t want the title of being psychotic or crazy but the more I looked into the disorder the more it made sense to me.
schizophrenia is characterized by chronic thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.those with it may seem as though they have lost touch with reality without the proper medication. There are positive and negative symptoms that are associated with this disorder. Positive symptoms include hallucinations, delusions, thought disorders, and movement disorders.negative symptoms include a flat affect (reduce an expression of sentiments facial expression or in their tone of voice), reduced feelings of pleasure, and everyday life there is difficulty in beginning and sustaining activities, there’s a reduction in speaking.there’s also cognitive sometimes these symptoms. include a poor bility to understand information and use it to make decisions Focus issues and attention problems with using information directly after learning it. Psychologist have known for a while that the disorder runs in family sometimes.some weird about the disorder don’t have a family member who has It While others do.psychiatrist also think that there are environmental factors to consider and are important in the development of the disorder on an individual basis like virus exposure, complications during birth, malnutrition before birth, and psychosocial factors.
you also have medical scientist that believe in an improper balance in the complex brain chemistry is involved related chemical reactions involving the neurotransmitters of the brain. Current treatments for this disorder are antipsychotics, and psychosocial treatments, and coordinated Specialty Care.if you have a loved one with this disorder get them into treatment encourage them to stick with it keep in mind that the beliefs and/or hallucinations seem very real to them.please be supported respectful and kind while protecting them from dangerous or inappropriate behaviors.
Schizoaffective disorder is characterized most of the symptoms of schizophrenia. Although it is also characters with symptoms of a mood disorder. Mini choppers of the disorder are misdiagnosed as the mood disorder like bipolar or schizophrenia due to the fact that it share symptoms of both disorders. This disorder is diagnosed in about 0.3% of the population. At the rate it’s diagnosed men and women suffer or live fully at the same rate as the although it develops an earlier age often in men.substance use disorders are in a seriously seriously jeopardizing treatment and must have an integrated treatment plan as well. The symptoms must be monitored closely because they can be severe.symptoms are hallucinations delusions disorganized thinking depressed would if it’s depressive type manic behavior if it’s bipolar type.
causes of this disorder of unknown but a combination of causes will possibly contribute though.you have genetics brain chemistry and structure stress as well as drug use they all contribute to the disorder occurring and develops within a person.to be diagnosed with this disorder you must have a period of time with symptoms of a mood disorder or present with symptoms of schizophrenia.you need to have delusions or hallucinations without a major mood episode for two weeks. The abuse of drugs or medication are not responsible for the symptoms.the treatment of this disorder is the medication and Psychotherapy.
Bipolar disorder also known as manic depressive is a disorder that is characterized by unusual shifts emitted energy the ability to carry out daily tasks and activity levels. There are four fundamental types of bipolar disorder. All four types of clear and concise changes in energy mood and activity levels.the ranges of moods are from. Of Manticore extremely up energized and lated behavior to depressive or very down sad or hopeless periods.bipolar 1 is characterized by manic episodes that last 7 days or by such severe manic episode that the suffering needs immediate hospitalization.it is also characterized by depressive episodes that last 2 weeks or more.Having Manic and depressive symptoms together also possible. Bipolar 2 is characterized by hypo Manic and depressive. Cyclothymia (cyclothymic disorder) characterized by numerous. That helped America and depressive episodes last 1 year in children and adolescents and two years in adults. What are specified and unspecified bipolar and Related Disorders is defined by bipolar symptoms that don’t match the three categories already talked about.bipolar patients experience times of unusually intense feelings, sleep patterns change, activity levels change, and behaviors become unusual. These distinct times are called mood episodes. Is episodes are dramatically different from the patient’s usual moods and behaviors.
Sometimes the Moon episodes include symptoms of both depressive and manic episodes. This is called a mixed feature episode.when will swings are less extreme bipolar can be present.an example of this is some with bipolar experience hypomania a less extreme version of mania.during hypomanic episode the individual may feel very well, function pretty well, and be highly productive.patient may not feel anything is wrong, although friends and family recognize the mood swings and/or changes and activity levels as possibly being bipolar.the diagnosis of the disorder is a bit harder than two people only seeking help when they’re depressed and not when they’re manic or hypomanic.the day goes and dr. Will need to look at Medical Records to Royal any other explanations for the Mania and depressive episodes, but also true up major depression.psychologist believed that fun function and structure, genetics, and a family history of the disorder are likely risk factors. Treatment of the disorder is most likely to be taken is medications and Psychotherapy.
Am I schizoaffective bipolar I have found the DBT is rather helpful.DBT is a series of modules that take you step-by-step through the practice of mindfulness and wise mind. Although it was designed for my other disorder borderline personality disorder (bpd). I have found it to be helpful in managing my symptoms of my schizoaffective. I’ve been doing DBT for 1 year and 9 months.