Boredom , Hallucination-proneness and Hypohedonia in Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder

  title={Boredom , Hallucination-proneness and Hypohedonia in Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder},
  author={M Todman and Daniel Sheypuk and Kristin Ann Nelson and Jason R. Evans and Roger Goldberg and Evangeline Lehr},
  • M Todman, Daniel Sheypuk, +3 authors Evangeline Lehr
  • Published 2008
Studies of boredom and boredom proneness in non-psychiatric and clinical populations have demonstrated that trait and state boredom are associated with depressive mood and a number of other untoward outcomes, many of which are potentially relevant to the care of patients with a severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI). For example, in a recent study conducted with college students, it was found that the impact of boredom on the quality of life and degree of unpleasantness attributed to… CONTINUE READING
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