Schizophrenia

Australia, 1984

TV show
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Episode number 3 of Series “Barriers of the Mind”.
The introduction of major psychotic drugs have meant that many schizophrenics can now lead normal lives in the community. These drugs however, can have severe side effects, and sometimes they can only limit the disease. This program looks at some typical case studies in schizophrenia and seeks out opinions on the use of drugs and other methods of treatment of this most frightening illness.

Credits

producer

Mark Hamlyn

production company

ABC-TV (Australia)

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1984

Appears in

Barriers of the Mind

Group of items

Barriers of the Mind

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

34015

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Schizophrenia

Television

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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