The Social Causes of and Treatments for Schizophrenia

Once thought to be exclusively biologically-based, psychiatric research now looks to social and cultural factors to explain and find treatments for schizophrenia.

While schizophrenia is rare everywhere, it is much more common in some settings than in others, and when you look at the differences, it is hard not to draw the conclusion that there is something deeply social at work behind them.
Photo By Eugenia Loli