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Default schizophrenia prevention best advice

After recovering from his third episode of psychosis,
a 22-year-old man returns home to live with his parents
and his younger siblings. The family asks what
they can do to improve his adjustment. Which of the
following would be the best advice?
(A) Insist that the patient abstain from social interaction.
(B) Encourage the patient to participate in an
assertive community treatment program.
(C) Encourage animated discussions at dinner, with
an emphasis on exploring areas of friction
among family members.
(D) Strongly encourage the patient to return to
school or get a job.
(E) Keep the patient at home as much as possible.

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A and E is absolutely wrong...

while D may be rite....it is smthing that must be encouraged later...

C though discussions amoung family and good family support are imp...but ANIMATED discuss. abt family problems may be a bad idea.

so B seems a better answer
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ans is B
do you know about assertive community treatment program.
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B obviously
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ans is B
do you know about assertive community treatment program.
assertive community programe is type of cognitive behavioral therapy...which help to correct ur faulty cognition and thought distortions...
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