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Title: The nature of schizotypal symptoms and social recovery in psychosis
Author: Hodgekins, Joanne Michelle
ISNI:       0000 0004 2735 0991
Awarding Body: University of East Anglia
Current Institution: University of East Anglia
Date of Award: 2009
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Schizotypy is traditionally conceptualised as a personality trait reflecting vulnerability to the opment of psychosis. This thesis introduces the concept of schizotypal symptoms as state phenomena, related to both the development of psychotic symptoms, and to long-term recovery from the disorder, ft is argued that schizotypal symptoms may be at the core of psychosis, occurring both prior to onset and following the remission of an acute psychotic episode. Schizotypal symptoms may therefore provide a bridge for the symptom-disability gap which has long been established in psychosis.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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