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Overinclusive thinking
Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

 

Definition:Goal directed thinking that includes thoughts marginally relevant to the topic (Cameron 1939).

 

Exploration:The presence of over-inclusivethinking can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

Reference:

 

Cameron N. Schizophrenic thinking in a problem-solving situation. Journal of Mental Science 1939; 85: 1012-35.

 

June 7, 2018