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What Are The Different Types Of Schizophrenia? How Many Subtypes Of Schizophrenia Are There?

Schizophrenia, which is characterized by abnormalities in expression or perception of reality, is a mental illness that frequently consists of auditory hallucinations (hearing things that are not there), bizarre delusions, paranoid delusions, disorganized speech (in some types), disorganized thinking, and significant social or occupational dysfunction. Most cases of schizophrenia, with the exception of Childhood Schizophrenia become apparent when the individual is in early adulthood.
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