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Usage: The patient in the hospital was diagnosed as suffering from schizophrenia.
This diagnosis is characterized by false perceptions of actuality and reality.
Hallucinations of all five senses including taste.
Delusions where there is an untrue belief (example: there are bugs talking or that there is fame when there is none).
Speech that does not make common sense and thinking that does not connect known facts.
Usage: the schizophrenia sufferer hears 'voices' and suffers paranoia.
Usage: A person with schizopherenia may become frozen in an unusual position, like a statue, for hours at a time.
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