Myth busting thread




Myth - People with schizophrenia progressively deteriorate over time.

Myth - Everyone with schizophrenia hears voices.

Myth - You and your children are guaranteed to get schizophrenia if it runs in the family.

Myth - Schizophrenia only occurs in young adults.

For reference here is the link:


The Myth- Individuals with schizophrenia can never regain any normal functioning…

Two students here in the UW made a student project film. It was pretty good. The myth was from an OLD University Washington lecture.

It was “Myth busted” by the students using the old clip for a lecture project. :thumbsup:

We’ve come a long way from the 50’s.