Verbal communication impairments and cognitive control components in people with schizophrenia.

Abstract

Schizophrenia involves multiple communication impairments, including (a) disorganized speech, or formal thought disorder (FTD); and (b) decreased speech output, or poverty of speech. Both FTD and poverty of speech have been hypothesized to be associated with deficits in executive functioning or cognitive control. The current study examined whether FTD and… (More)

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@article{Kerns2007VerbalCI, title={Verbal communication impairments and cognitive control components in people with schizophrenia.}, author={John G. Kerns}, journal={Journal of abnormal psychology}, year={2007}, volume={116 2}, pages={279-89} }