FIRST-EPISODE SCHIZOPHRENIA By N., Sam M.S. - 8 the first time a person suffers an episode of schizophrenia when they meet the certain criteria needed for it to be called that. Specific impairments are studied. FIRST-EPISODE SCHIZOPHRENIA: "Joe has his first episode schizophrenia 6 years ago." Related Psychology Terms Selecting a Diagnosis Developing a Case Study Diagnosis and Treatment Planning FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Hitler and Conformity CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION SATYRIASIS (Satyrism) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FIRST-EPISODE SCHIZOPHRENIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/first-episode-schizophrenia/ (accessed June 27, 2022).