Friday, 20.09.2019

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Transitory thinking

 

Definition: Disorder of thought that is characterized by derailments, substitutions and omissions (Fish 1962).

 

Exploration: The presence of transitory thinking can be established by interviewing the patient.

 

Reference:

 

Fish FJ. Schizophrenia. Baltimore: The Williams and Wilkins Company; 1962, pp. 21-2.

 

June 20, 2019