Were you looking for information about Schizophrenia? Schizaphrenia is a common misspelling of schizophrenia.
One of the most disabling and puzzling mental illnesses in existence is schizophrenia. The condition causes three main types of symptoms, including cognitive (problems with attention and memory), psychotic (hallucinations and delusions), and negative (social withdrawal). Most of the troubling symptoms can be controlled with medications, and self-help groups and psychotherapy can help people with schizophrenia identify early warnings signs of relapse and develop social skills. Treatment is successful in 60 percent of people with the condition.
(To learn more about this illness, click Schizophrenia. This article lists other symptoms of the condition and explains how the disorder is diagnosed. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)