Psychosis is a mental condition that affects a person's sense of reality. Hallucinations and delusions are common symptoms. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how psychosis is caused, how to treat it, and much more.
Psychosis and Psychotic Episodes
Psychosis is a set of symptoms that affect the mind. Those who experience it lose touch with reality. Find out what causes psychotic episodes and what treatments might help.
WebMD explains different types of hallucinations, possible causes of hallucinating, and various treatments to manage or stop hallucinations.
What Are Psychotic Disorders?
WebMD explains symptoms of schizophrenia and closely related conditions. Learn what to watch for and when to seek help.
How Do Doctors Diagnose Schizophrenia?
How do doctors know when someone has schizophrenia? It’s usually based on symptoms, and patterns of behavior, but doctors often use tests to diagnose schizophrenia. Learn more at WebMD.
Is It Possible to Prevent Schizophrenia?
A look at whether there are ways to reduce the risk of developing schizophrenia.
Working With Schizophrenia
It’s important to have a job when you have a mental illness like schizophrenia. See why.
Schizophrenia and Relationships
Schizophrenia and relationships: help for family, friends, and partners.
When Schizophrenia Appears
Learn the signs of schizophrenia.