News-Medical: Findings about childhood trauma could redefine schizophrenia treatment

| Posted in Brain Disease, Brain Education, Brain Research

Researchers from Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence for Youth Mental Health; the University of Melbourne; Port Phillip Prison and University Hospital of Gran Canaria Dr Negrin, Spain conducted a meta-analysis of 29 studies on childhood trauma and psychotic symptoms. As reported in the journal Schizophrenia Bulletin, the strongest finding was that all types of childhood trauma were associated with the hallucinations that occur in psychotic disorders. (March 12, 2018)

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