Insight in relation to psychosocial adjustment in schizophrenia.

  title={Insight in relation to psychosocial adjustment in schizophrenia.},
  author={Andor E. Simon and Gregor E Berger and V{\'e}ronique Giacomini and François Ferrero and Sylvia Mohr},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  volume={192 6},
Insight impairment occurs commonly in patients with schizophrenia, and it can be expected that patients with impaired insight may subsequently have poorer psychosocial adjustment. The aim of the present study was to measure the relationship between insight and psychosocial adjustment in 38 inpatients with a diagnosis of DSM-IV schizophrenia. Insight was assessed using the Scale to Assess Unawareness of Mental Disorder. A comprehensive set of measures was used to assess psychosocial adjustment… CONTINUE READING