The relation between emotional awareness and hallucinations and delusions in acute psychiatric inpatients.

@article{Serper2008TheRB,
  title={The relation between emotional awareness and hallucinations and delusions in acute psychiatric inpatients.},
  author={Mark R Serper and Howard Berenbaum},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={2008},
  volume={101 1-3},
  pages={195-200}
}
BACKGROUND Although negative affect has been frequently implicated in the formation of cognitive and perceptual disturbances ranging from odd perceptions and beliefs to delusions and hallucinations it represents only one of the many aspects of emotional disturbances that may contribute to psychopathology. Surprisingly, no past research has examined in a psychiatric sample whether levels of cognitive-perceptual symptoms are associated with levels of emotional awareness (i.e., attention to… CONTINUE READING