The Use of Hallucinations in the Treatment of Psychotic Patients

Karon, Bertram P.
November 2007
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Fall2007, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p155
Academic Journal
The author discusses the use of hallucinations in treating psychotic patients. He argues that hallucinations in patients must be analyzed like dreams in order to determine the problem of the patient. He relates several conversations he had with his patients in psychotherapy sessions. He explains the possible reasons of having auditory, visual, odoriferous and other types of hallucinations in patients.


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