Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms


Definition: Abrupt interruption of movement before completion of act (Hamilton, 1985).


Exploration: The presence of “blocking” can be established by observing the patient with or without interacting with him/her.




Hamilton M. Fish´s Clinical Psychopathology. 2nd Ed. Bristol: Wright; 1985, p. 104.


Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

March 30, 2017