Alexithymia and severe psychopathology: a study on psychiatric inpatients.

@article{Picardi2012AlexithymiaAS,
  title={Alexithymia and severe psychopathology: a study on psychiatric inpatients.},
  author={Angelo Picardi and Emanuele Caroppo and Piero Porcelli and Giuseppe Ugo Di Maria and Giampiero Munittola and Giovanni Martinotti},
  journal={Psychopathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={159-66}
}
BACKGROUND The influence of severe psychopathology on alexithymic features has been poorly studied. This study aimed at investigating whether alexithymia is affected by the presence of psychosis and the severity of psychopathology. SAMPLING AND METHODS 199 consecutive adult psychiatric inpatients, 60 of whom received a Structured Clinical Interview for… CONTINUE READING