Schizophrenia is a complex mental disorder that many do not fully understand. In order to assist individuals with this disorder, it is important to understand its causes and symptomology. This assignment will enhance your understanding of this disorder and provide you with general knowledge of possible interventions.
Imagine you have been asked to write a journal article on schizophrenia and the correctional system.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper on the relationship between schizophrenia and crime. Include the following:
- Describe the symptoms related to the diagnostic criteria of schizophrenia.
- Explain the physiological factors that are related to the development of schizophrenia.
- Explain the relationship between schizophrenia and crime.
- Describe interventions specific to treating schizophrenia in a correctional setting.
Include a minimum of three sources.
Format your paper according to APA guidelines.