[Depersonalization, social phobia and shame].

  title={[Depersonalization, social phobia and shame].},
  author={Matthias Michal and Thomas Heidenreich and Ute Engelbach and Cynthia Lenz and Gerd Overbeck and Manfred E. Beutel and Ralph Grabhorn},
  journal={Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik, medizinische Psychologie},
  volume={56 9-10},
Associations between depersonalization (DP) and social phobia (SP) were described in the early scientific literature. This connection, however, has not yet been considered in the recent empirical literature and clinical trials on SP. The aim of this study is to examine these associations. In a sample of 100 consecutive inpatients we compare 45 patients with pathological DP to 55 patients without pathological DP with respect to comorbidity and the degree of social anxieties assessed with the… CONTINUE READING