Emotion perception in obsessive-compulsive disorder.

  title={Emotion perception in obsessive-compulsive disorder.},
  author={Vasilios Panteleimon Bozikas and Mary H. Kosmidis and Maria Giannakou and Mihalis Saitis and Kostas Fokas and George D Garyfallos},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  volume={15 1},
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the ability to perceive facial and vocal affect in a group of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and to explore the specific emotions that might be troublesome for them. Participants were 25 patients with OCD and 25 healthy controls, matched for age, education, and gender. They were assessed with computerized tests of affect perception using visual faces [Kinney's Affect Matching Test (KAMT)], visual everyday scenarios [Fantie's… CONTINUE READING