Pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy typically are used together to treat delusional
1) The second sister probably escaped the delusional
disorder as she was educated, had friends, and married.
For cases of primary delusional
infestation, the goal generally is to decrease the patient's preoccupation with the delusion and to improve social and occupational functions.
Although patients with delusional
disorder and those with schizophrenia both have delusions, the delusions of the latter typically are bizarre and unlikely to be possible.
11] While the frequency of major delusional
themes is stable over longer periods, the specific shape of this content, for example "who is the persecutor," "what is the reason for the persecution," mainly depends on actual developments.
But we are so unaccustomed to people resigning from any position, that whoever does so must be a delusional
Approximately 5%-15% of patients with delusional
infestations will exhibit delusions shared with a spouse or relative (folie a deux) or shared with more than one family member or close friend (folie partage).
Rosiello was suffering from both a delusional
disorder and cocaine-dependency disorder on the night in question and substantially lacked the capacity to form the requisite intent for a first-degree murder conviction.
Judge Griffith-Jones observed that although delusional
behaviour detailed in a psychiatric report did not mitigate the attack, it showed the context in which Richardson felt there was some justifi-cation for feeling bitterness.
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Responding to Assad's remarks, Hague said: "This will go down as one of the most delusional
interviews that any national leader has given in modern times.
Although he has a factual awareness that an execution date has been scheduled for the crime for which he was tried, he does not believe that he will be executed because of his illogical, fixed, and firmly held delusional
belief system," she wrote.
Winston Smith On the Victoria Square anti-capitalism protest Look at these delusional
It considers whether a general account can be given of delusional
Speaking in Sidon, Siniora said Aoun was delusional
to believe he could end Hariri's political career because it would imply the marginalization of millions of Lebanese.