Tuesday, 11.12.2018

Teleological Hallucinations
Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

 

Definition: Auditory hallucinations which consist of voices that provide good advice or warnings to the patient about possible dangers (Vallejo Nágera 1949).

 

Exploration: The presence of teleological hallucinations can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

References:

 

Vallejo Nágera A. Tratado de psiquiatria 2ª Ed. Barcelona: Salvat editores; 1949,  p. 78.

 

November 30, 2017