A Randomized Experimental Investigation of Reasoning Training for People With Delusions

  title={A Randomized Experimental Investigation of Reasoning Training for People With Delusions},
  author={Kerry Ross and Daniel Freeman and G. Dunn and Philippa A Garety},
  booktitle={Schizophrenia bulletin},
The present study aimed to investigate whether a brief reasoning training module changes the "jumping to conclusions" data gathering bias in people with delusions. A secondary aim was to examine whether improvements in reasoning would lead to greater flexibility in thinking about delusions. It was found that people with delusions and a diagnosis of schizophrenia (n = 34) requested less information on a reasoning task compared with a nonclinical control group (n = 34). The clinical group was… CONTINUE READING


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