Predictors of Relapse in Recent-Onset Schizophrenia

  • Kenneth L. Subotnik
  • Keith H. Nuechterlein
  • Joseph Ventura


The course of schizophrenic disorders is likely to be a product of a number of different influences that can be broadly separated into vulnerability, stressor, and protective factors. In this chapter we will discuss recent evidence from a longitudinal study of the impact of stressors on the early course of schizophrenia.


Psychotic Symptom Stressful Life Event Antipsychotic Medication Express Emotion Abnormal Psychology 
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  • Kenneth L. Subotnik
  • Keith H. Nuechterlein
  • Joseph Ventura

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