1. Understanding psychosis


Other symptoms

There are other symptoms that can occur with psychosis. These may include:

    difficulties with attention and concentration
    changes in memory and executive function (e.g., planning and organizing, sequencing)
    mood changes (e.g., a person may be unusually excited, depressed or anxious, or have highly changeable moods)
    suicidal thoughts or behaviours
    substance use problems
    sleep disturbances
    difficulties in functioning.

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