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Schizophrenia: Cause (SCHIC)

Certification Training
Duration: 0.6 hours, Online (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
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BioPharma Institute LogoTraining Program: Schizophrenia: Cause
Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute

Availability: Immediately available upon ordering.

Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. BioPharma Institute ReviewsPsychotic disorders are very serious, debilitating diseases characterized by the disintegration and disruption of adaptive behavior and a loss of contact with reality. Schizophrenia is a psychiatric illness that has been much more thoroughly researched than other disorders. It involves a decline in functioning and hallucinations, delusions, and/or disturbed thought processes with symptoms persisting at least six months. This course outlines the epidemiology and etiology of schizophrenia.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.

The Schizophrenia: Cause course is found in the following professional certification program(s):


1. Course Information
2. Interface Tour
3. Course Overview

4. Objectives
5. Prevalence and Incidence
6. Demographics and Economic Impact
7. Progress Check

8. Objectives
9. Biological Risk Factors
10. Environmental Risk Factors
11. Progress Check

12. Objectives
13. Neurodevelopmental Hypothesis
14. Diathesis-Stress Model
15. Progress Check

16. Summary


List the prevalence of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.
Understand the economic impact and demographics of schizophrenia.
Understand the role of genetics in development of schizophrenia.
Delineate the environmental risk factors for schizophrenia.
Understand the neurodevelopmental hypothesis of schizophrenia.
Understand the diathesis-stress model of schizophrenia.

Online Training Program Benefits:

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  • Flexible final assessments: Tests include multiple-choice questions and can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved
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