• Vol. 42 No. 10, 552–555
  • 15 October 2013

Support for Wellness Achievement Programme (SWAP): A Service for Individuals with At-Risk Mental State in Singapore


There has been growing evidence over the years that the early recognition and treatment of psychotic disorders leads to significant improvement and overall prognosis. Several studies have clearly shown that a longer duration of untreated psychosis is associated with a worse outcome or prognosis for the individual. It has also been shown that psychotic disorders are generally preceded by a prodromal phase, which presents as changes in a person’s well-being and psychosocial functioning.

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