NIMH » Fb Reside: Understanding Schizophrenia

Date and Time

Might 4, 2023
1:00–1:30 p.m. ET


In recognition of Nationwide Psychological Well being Consciousness Month, the Nationwide Institute of Psychological Well being (NIMH) is internet hosting a Fb Reside occasion on schizophrenia.

Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that affects how a person thinks, feels, and behaves. It’s important to know how to recognize the symptoms of schizophrenia and seek help as early as possible. Effective treatment can help people with schizophrenia engage in school or work, maintain meaningful personal relationships, and enjoy independent, fulfilling lives.

During the event, NIMH experts Robert Heinssen, Ph.D., ABPP, senior advisor for learning health care research and practice, and Sarah E. Morris, Ph.D., chief of the Adult Psychopathology and Psychosocial Interventions Research Branch, will lead a discussion on the signs and symptoms of schizophrenia, risk factors, treatments, as well as the latest NIMH-supported research on schizophrenia.


No registration is required for this free event. Watch the live event on NIMH’s Facebook page.

Extra Data

  • A Fb account shouldn’t be required to look at, however it’s to ask questions.
  • The occasion shall be archived on NIMH’s web site and Facebook page so you may entry it after the occasion.
  • Signal language interpreters shall be offered.

Be aware: NIMH specialists can’t present particular medical recommendation or referrals. Please seek the advice of a professional well being care supplier for analysis, remedy, and solutions to your private questions. Should you need assistance discovering a supplier, go to Should you or somebody you realize is in disaster, please name the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. Name or textual content 988; Llame al 988 (para ayuda en español).