Psychodynamic theories also describe the role of an ambivalent relationship in shared delusional disorder
. The father and the patient were very dependent on each other.
is a rare condition in which a sufferer clings to false beliefs about things happening in his life.
"I am convinced there was a delusional disorder
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is classified as a somatoform disorder that combines body image disturbances with obsessive compulsive spectrum and somatic delusional disorders
. This paper explores these dimensional features of each component of BDD among individuals across the spectrum of intellectual disabilities.
"The Moule family have been devastated by this horrendous attack and they sincerely hope that, having been sentenced to life imprisonment, Simpson takes the opportunity to receive the necessary treatment to tackle the delusional disorder
He made the order after hearing from defence consultant forensic psychiatrist Dr Ian Russell that Simpson had been suffering from a persistent delusional disorder
for 12 years.
Two essays in this collection take the dangerous route of suggesting that we can understand modernism better by invoking delusional disorder
, or paranoia.
It is the mass delusional disorder
that is the essential prerequisite for financial bubbles, a form of magical thinking that becomes more entrenched the more it goes against a standard knowledge of cause and effect, supply and demand.
Ironically, one of the delusions that led to Sell's diagnosis of delusional disorder
was the idea that the government was "out to get him," a contention that, in retrospect, is a bit difficult to argue with.
Spielberg's security team believes she suffers from a delusional disorder
and poses "a serious risk of violent confrontation" with the filmmaker.
Downes said that in normal circumstances a court would be bound to sentence Moss to prison, but that it was quite apparent that Moss was suffering from a delusional disorder
which was regarded by doctors as a serious psychiatric disorder, reported PA News.
However, substantial bodies of insanity defense law that address paranoid schizophrenia, delusional disorder
of the persecutory type, and post-traumatic stress disorder--three mental conditions similar to black rage--serve as useful, indirectly applicable guides.(107) Analogizing from these established insanity defenses, this Section makes clear that black rage is sufficiently similar to other accepted varieties of insanity and suggests that black rage is itself a legitimate insanity defense.