Hysterical Psychosis: A Historical Review and Empirical Evaluation

Eliezer Witztum, Onno van der Hart

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    3 Scopus citations
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationPsychosis, Trauma and Dissociation
    Subtitle of host publicationEmerging Perspectives on Severe Psychopathology
    PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd.
    Number of pages13
    ISBN (Print)9780470511732
    StatePublished - 10 Jul 2009


    • Altered states of consciousness
    • DSM-III-R (American Psychiatric Association, 1987) index
    • Hysterical psychosis (HP) in psychiatry
    • Hysterical psychosis and reactive psychosis
    • Hysterical psychosis in Pierre Janet's dissociation theory
    • Memory loss or amnesia
    • Psychosis and dissociative phenomena
    • Raecke and extreme situational stress in HP development
    • Trauma-induced psychosis and symbolic and psychopathological nature
    • Visual hallucinations

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine (all)

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