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What of types of prescription drungs can be used to treat a thought disorder?

What of types of prescription drungs can be used to treat a thought disorder?

Dozens: The specific mental disorder will dictate the choices for treatment. There are dozens of effective drugs available, and your doctor can make recommendations. Often there is trial and error involved because a "brain biopsy" is unpopular and different people respond in individual ways to psychiatric medications. ...Read more

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Thought Disorder (Definition)

Thought disorder synonymous with psychotic disorders. Psychotic disorders include, but are not limited to, schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, brief psychotic disorders, schizoaffective disorder, delusional disorder, etc. Disorders of thought can manifest as disruptions in flow (eg thought blocking, loosened associations, etc) &/or content (eg delusions). ...Read more


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How to tell if you yourself have a thought disorder?

How to tell if you yourself have a thought disorder?

Thought disorder: Having thoughts or perception not based on reality, such as believing someone is out to get you or seeing things that are not there or hearing voices when no one is around. These will cause enough distress to interfere with your daily functioning. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: thought disorder?

What is the definition or description of: thought disorder?

Psychotic Disorder: Thought disorder synonymous with psychotic disorders. Psychotic disorders include, but are not limited to, schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, brief psychotic disorders, schizoaffective disorder, delusional disorder, etc. Disorders of thought can manifest as disruptions in flow (eg thought blocking, loosened associations, etc) &/or content (eg delusions). Hallucinations can also occur. ...Read more

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Is a thought disorder just the inability to think clearly and logically?

Thought disorder: Having thoughts or perception not based on reality, such as believing someone is out to get you or seeing things that are not there or hearing voices when no one is around. These will cause enough distress to interfere with your daily functioning. ...Read more

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Any advice? I have been diagnosed with a schizoid personality/thought disorder?

Good doctor: I suppose one key point would be to have a good relationship with your treating doctor. You should feel listened to, that you have enough time to get your questions answered, and your doctor is responsive. Doubts? Get a 2nd opinion. There are additional resources via the internet - NIMH, NAMI, and other official and accountable medical websites. Best wishes and know you arent alone, ...Read more

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I've been diagnosed with a schizoid personality/thought disorder. What should I do?

Ask your physician: Schizoid personality disorder is a personality disorder characterized by a lack of interest in social relationships, a tendency towards a solitary lifestyle, secretiveness, emotional coldness, and apathy. Psychotherapy is beneficial in many cases. "Thought disorder" is vague and could indicate a number of conditions, clarification for an exact diagnosis is needed. Best. ...Read more

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What is a thought disorder?

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What is a thought disorder?

Thought DO: Formal thought do involves serious problems with thinking, feeling & behavior. Symptoms may include false belief about self/others (paranoea), hearing or seeing things that others don't hear or see, disconnected thoughts or speech, & feelings that do not match the situation at hand. ...Read more

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Can you ever cure a thought disorder ?

Thought DO: With proper treatment, it can go into remission for long time. Compliance with tx is vital to prevent recurrence. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is a thought disorder?

Thought disorder: A thought disorder usually involved disorganized thinking and is a term used for a psychotic disorder. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of thought disorder that would be obvious to a relative?

What are the symptoms of thought disorder that would be obvious to a relative?

Behavior: Hallucinations, paranoid ideation, suicidal expressions, performance of behaviors different from usual, and many other things. If you think that a relative is behaving strangely get help. ...Read more