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209. Antipsychotics

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This Psychology Factsheet aims to give an overview of the use of antipsychotic drugs as a treatment for mental illness, including the biological explanation for their function, evidence on their effectiveness, and the potential downsides to their use. Words in bold are defined in the glossary, and the worksheet allows the opportunity to practice what you have learned.

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April 2017

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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