The ability of schizophrenics to perceive and cope with negative affect.

@article{Bellack1992TheAO,
  title={The ability of schizophrenics to perceive and cope with negative affect.},
  author={Alan S. Bellack and Kim T Mueser and Joyce Wade and Steven L. Sayers and Randall L. Morrison},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={1992},
  volume={160},
  pages={
          473-80
        }
}
Thirty-four schizophrenic patients in an acute in-patient hospital were compared with 24 in-patients with major affective disorder and 19 non-patient controls on a role-play test of social skills and a test of affect perception. The role-play test consisted of 12 simulated conversations in which the subject was confronted by parents and friends expressing… CONTINUE READING