Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Excessive social contact


Definition: Marked increase in interaction with people (AMDP, 1981).


Exploration: The presence of excessive social contact can be established by interviewing the patient, as well as family, friends or staff.




AMDP. Das AMDP System Manual zur Dokumentation psychiatrische Befunde, 4 Aufl. Berlin: Springer; 1981, p.93.


Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

March 30, 2017