Recovered versus nonrecovered schizophrenic patients among those who have had intensive psychotherapy

  title={Recovered versus nonrecovered schizophrenic patients among those who have had intensive psychotherapy},
  author={J. Cullberg},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  • J. Cullberg
  • Published 1 September 1991
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
Eight cases of fully recovered formerly schizophrenic (DSM‐III‐R) patients who had been treated with intensive psychodynamic psychotherapy were compared with 10 nonrecovered schizophrenic patients who also had been treated with intensive psychotherapy. There were no significant differences in chronicity, medication or type and amount of psychotherapy given. The most striking difference between the groups was the type and quality of auditory hallucinations. In the nonrecovered group the… 
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