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group therapy at Life Adjustment Team's intensive outpatient care program

What is Intensive Outpatient Care for Mental Health?

Those who live with a mental health diagnosis and/or struggle with an addiction may often find that they need more support than what is not found in a typical outpatient program. At LAT, our Team has provided comprehensive outpatient psychiatric rehabilitation based on the best evidence-based practices for 40 years. Our services are provided one-to-one … Read more

man with schizophrenia in case management treatment

Can Schizophrenia Worsen with Age?

Any physical or mental ailment will worsen with age, our bones, heart, and skin seem to decide when they are done aging on their own time. Some of us have to go to the hairdresser to remove grays in their 20s while others can run marathons at 70. While those with chronic illnesses can age … Read more

man experiencing schizophrenic symptoms

Positive and Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

When someone is diagnosed with schizophrenia, it can be a confusing, scary time for the individual and their loved ones. We want to help you navigate through some of the terms that you may hear throughout your life as someone with schizophrenia.  Individuals with schizophrenia experience symptoms that include changes in their feelings, thoughts, and … Read more

man with schizophrenia experiencing delusion

What is the Most Common Type of Delusion in Schizophrenia?

Delusions and Schizophrenia The most well-known symptoms of schizophrenia are delusions and hallucinations. Since they are dramatic and easily sensationalized, they are the behaviors most often highlighted by popular media when schizophrenia is depicted. And indeed, hallucinations and delusions are very important and common symptoms of this illness. Nonetheless, these symptoms are not necessary for … Read more

Person diagnosed with schizophrenia preparing their food for the week

Beneficial Foods for Those with Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia and Nutrition Our diet plays an important role in our lives. Not only is it a means of survival, but it can also provide us with much pleasure. It is now widely recognized that controlling what we eat is an important factor in staying healthy for everyone. However, for people with schizophrenia, this is … Read more

Woman in her 80's with Schizophrenia playing cards with her friends

Can Schizophrenia Worsen With Age

As the number of older adults with schizophrenia grows and their care methods change, a global health crisis is looming. It’s estimated that people over 55 years are potentially going to represent 25% or more of all schizophrenia patients worldwide. Little research is present on older patients with schizophrenia. In fact, this research only makes … Read more