Expressed and perceived criticism, family warmth, and symptoms in schizophrenia.

@article{MedinaPradas2013ExpressedAP,
  title={Expressed and perceived criticism, family warmth, and symptoms in schizophrenia.},
  author={Cristina Medina-Pradas and Jos{\'e} Blas Navarro and Esther Pousa and Mar{\'i}a Isabel Montero and Jordi E. Obiols},
  journal={The Spanish journal of psychology},
  year={2013},
  volume={16},
  pages={E45}
}
Criticism directed by caregivers towards a family member with schizophrenia, both from the perspective of the patient and of the caregiver, predicts relapse, although both perspectives differ. This study aims to verify if the same applies to a Mediterranean sample, where criticism is not the main attitude of high expressed emotion families. The Camberwell Family Interview was applied to assess the family's perspective, and the Perceived Criticism and the Family Emotional Involvement and… CONTINUE READING