Asked by Angela Gagliardi on Feb 29, 2024



Research on the prognosis for recovering from schizophrenia suggests that:

A) the outlook is not as favorable if the symptoms appeared abruptly.
B) if the onset is gradual then the prognosis is relatively good.
C) relapses lead to quicker recovery.
D) many people learn to control the symptoms and live productive lives.


A mental disorder characterized by distorted thinking, perceptions, emotions, language, sense of self, and behavior.


A medical term referring to the likely outcome or course of a disease; the chance of recovery or recurrence.

  • Identify the distinguishing symptoms of schizophrenia compared to other disorders.

Verified Answer

Nicole Krause

Feb 29, 2024

Final Answer :
Explanation :
Research suggests that many people with schizophrenia are able to control their symptoms and lead productive lives with proper treatment and support. While the onset of symptoms and the presence of relapses can impact prognosis, gradual onset alone does not guarantee a better outcome.