Social Withdrawal

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms


Definition: Decreased social contact in comparison with premorbid norm (AMDP 1980).


Exploration: The presence of social withdrawal can be established by observing the patient in his/her natural environment.




AMDP. Das AMDP-System. Manuel Dokumentation psychiatrischer Befunde. 4 Auflage.  Gottingen: Hogrefe; 1980. p. 77.


January 4, 2018