Negative symptoms of Schizophrenia
These are the abilities that are lacking or missing and schizophrenic individuals but are present in normal people. Some of these are: –
- Lack of emotional response Lacking signs of emotions such as lack of facial expressions or restrictions or blank facial expressions showing neither sadness nor happiness.
- Monotone voice lacking eye contact, social withdrawal or depression such as being unaware of their surroundings and isolating themselves socially lack initiative or drive lacking self-care.
- Motivation apathy experience of emptiness and being unable to follow through with any plans
Source : negative symptoms of schizophrenia