Mechanisms of internalization in schizophrenia : The roles of salience dysregulation and cognitive dysmetria

  • Erin Ramsperger
  • Published 2012
The positive symptoms of schizophrenia (hallucinations and delusions) are unique to the schizophrenic disorders, and are a particularly debilitating symptom of psychopathology (APA, 2000). Salience dysregulation theory attempts to explain the presence of hallucinations and delusions through the notion of augmented incentive salience, wherein irregular… CONTINUE READING