Nicole Glover Schizophrenia Case Study

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My patient’s name is Nicole Glover. She is a young adult in college, and had shown no previous signs of illness. Nicole’s symptoms make it very clear what our diagnosis should be: Schizophrenia. By speaking to her parents, Lynn and Dave Glover, we were able to determine that Dave had an aunt that was mentally ill. His aunt is the likely source of the disorder because it is a disease that is usually passed through genetics.
Nicole shows a variety of symptoms that makes it very clear that she is schizophrenic. One of the most obvious symptoms is that she hears voices. She says the voices call her name, and once she heard them coming from her father’s computer which lead to her destroy it. According to her family, she often talks back to the
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