Vickki-Ann Samuel, MD Psychiatrist 18425 NW 2nd Ave Suite 404B, Miami, FL 33169

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Psychosis/Schizophrenia

Psychosis

Psychosis is a loss of contact with reality. It consists of delusions, hallucinations, and/or paranoia. Episodes can be brief precipitated by interpersonal stressors or chronic. These symptoms can be relieved with the aid of psychotherapy and psychotropic medications.

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia symptoms include distorted thoughts, hallucinations, and feelings of fright and paranoia. These symptoms can be relieved with the aid of psychotropic medications.