Disembodied Spirits and Deanimated BodiesThe psychopathology of common sense

Disembodied Spirits and Deanimated BodiesThe psychopathology of common sense

Giovanni Stanghellini

Print publication date: Sep 2004

ISBN: 9780198520894

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource was created to help practitioners better understand and treat those suffering from schizophrenia and manic-depressive illnesses, and using self-descriptions, its emphasis is not on how mental health professionals view sufferers, but on how the patients themselves experience their disorder.