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Glossary of Psychiatry

Glossary of Psychiatry

Abreaction

Achromatopsia

Affect illusion 

Agnosia 

Akataphasia 

Akathisia 

Akathisia

Alice in Wonderland experience 

Alliteration 

Alogia 

Amok 

Anhedonia 

Anosognosia 

Antagonism 

Anton's syndrome 

Anwesenheit 

Aphemia 

Apophanous perception 

Apperception 

Asociality 

Astasia-abasia 

Asyndesis 

Ataque de Nervios 

Autism 

Autistic thinking 

Autochthonous delusion 

Autogynephilia 

Autokabalesis 

Automatic obedience 

Automatism 

Autoscopy 

Avolition 

Belle indifference 

Bereavement 

Bipolar disorder 

Bizarre delusion 

Bouffée délirante 

Brain fag syndrome 

Brain Fog 

Bruxism 

Callousness 

Capgras' syndrome or Illusion des sosies 

Catalepsy

Cataplexy

Catatonia 

Cenestopathic state 

Cerea flexibilitas 

Cerea Flexibilitas (Waxy Flexibility)

Chorea 

Circumstantial speech 

Clang association

Claparede's paradox 

Clouding of consciousness 

Clouding of Consciousness 

Cognitive and perceptual dysregulation 

Compulsion 

Confabulation 

Conversion disorder 

Conversion symptom 

Coprolalia 

Cotard delusion 

Decorticate posture 

Decerebrate posture 

Defenestration

Defenestration 

Déjà pensé 

Déjà vu 

Delusion 

Delusional jealousy 

Delusions of being controlled 

Delusions of reference 

Delusions of thought broadcasting 

Dementia praecox 

Dementia pugilistica 

Demoralize 

Derailment 

Dereistic thinking

Dermatozoenwahn 

Dhat 

Disinhibition 

Dissociation 

Doppelgänger 

Dysarthria 

Dyskinesia

Dysphoria 

Dyssomnias 

Dysthymia 

Dystonia 

Eccentricity 

Echopraxia 

Emotional lability 

Entgleisen

Epidemiology 

Entgleisen 

Euthymic 

Expansive mood 

Extracampine 

Family annihilation 

Fantasy

Fatuous affect 

Flight of ideas 

Folie à deux 

Formication 

Fregoli delusion 

Gedankenlautwerden 

Gegenhalten 

Geometric hallucinations 

Grandiose delusions 

Grandiosity 

Gustatory hallucinations 

Hallucination 

Hemiasomatognosia 

Hyperacusis 

Hyperorality 

Hypofrontality 

Hypopnea 

Hyposchemazia; Aschemazia 

Ideas of alienation 

Ideas of alienation 

Illusion 

Inappropriate affect 

Intersex condition 

Intimacy 

Jargon aphasia 

Khyal cap 

Klüver–Bucy syndrome 

Knight's Move thinking 

Koro 

Kufungisisa 

Kuru 

Labile affect 

Latah 

Left-right disorientation 

Lethargy 

L'homme qui rit 

Lilliputian hallucinations 

Logoclonia 

Logorrhoea 

Macropsia 

Magical thinking 

Mania 

Mania a potu 

Metonymy 

Micropsia 

Mitgehen 

Mitmachen 

Mood congruent psychotic features 

Moria 

Negativism 

Negativism

Neologisms

Nervios 

Night eating syndrome 

Nightmare disorder 

Olfactory hallucinations 

Omega sign 

Oneiroid state 

Oneirophrenia

Opisthotonos posture

Overvalued idea 

Palilalia 

Palinacousis 

Palinopsia 

Paranoid ideation 

Parapraxis 

Paraprosopia 

Paraschemazia 

Parasomnias 

Pareidolia 

Persecutory delusions 

Perseveration 

Personality functioning 

Pfropfschizophrenie 

Piblokto 

Polysomnography

Posturing

Poverty of ideas 

Pressured speech 

Pseudocyesis 

Pseudologia fantastica 

Psychological pillow 

Psychopathology

Putative 

Rabbit syndrome 

Rapid eye movement 

Reduplicative hallucination 

Reduplicative paramnesia 

Reflex hallucination 

Residual phase 

Restlessness 

Restricted affectivity

Retardation 

Reticent 

Rigid perfectionism 

Rumination disorder 

Scanning speech 

Schizophasia 

Schnauzkrampf 

Seasonality effect 

Sensitiver beziehungswahn 

Shenjing shuairuo 

Sleep onset REM 

Sleep terrors 

Somatic delusions 

Somatic hallucinations 

Somatic hallucinations 

Somnolence 

Stockholm syndrome 

Stupor 

Subsyndromal 

Susto 

Synaesthesiae 

Synesthesia 

Tactile hallucinations 

Taijin kyofusho 

Telegrammatic or telegraphic speech 

Temper outburst 

Thought blocking 

Thought insertion 

Thought sonorization 

Thought-action Fusion 

Torpor 

Tourette Syndrome 

Traumatic bonding 

Trichotillomania 

Unipolar depression 

Verbigeration 

Verstimmung 

Vorbeigehen; Vorbeireden 

Wahneinfall 

Waxy flexibility 

Waxy rigidity

Windigo Psychosis 

Witzelsucht 

Word approximation 

Word-salad

Würgstimme 

Zoophilia 

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