Mythbusting is an Essential Part of Recovery
Psychosis results from a personality weakness or character flaw.
Psychosis has nothing to do with being weak. It results from changes in the way the brain works. Medication and psychosocial therapies can help.
People with a psychotic illness are dangerous and violent. They’re psychopaths.
Having psychosis and being a psychopath are not the same. People who a suffer from psychosis are rarely violent. They’re more often frightened, confused and despondent.