Emotion word use in the conversational speech of schizophrenia patients.

@article{StHilaire2008EmotionWU,
  title={Emotion word use in the conversational speech of schizophrenia patients.},
  author={Annie St-Hilaire and Alex S. Cohen and Nancy Marsh Docherty},
  journal={Cognitive neuropsychiatry},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={343-56}
}
INTRODUCTION Many recent studies have found that, although schizophrenia patients tend to display diminished facial expressions of emotion, they report levels of emotional experiences that are similar to those of controls. Although these findings are very informative, it is unknown whether such dissociation exits for other modalities such as verbal expression of emotion. The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between the use of emotion words during a free speech task and… CONTINUE READING