Mood-Incongruent Symptoms

By Renée Grinnell

Content inappropriate to a patient’s current circumstances or mood. The opposite of mood-congruent symptoms.

Example: A psychotically depressed woman believes her medicine will allow her to live without food and water as long as she takes it.


    Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 24 Oct 2008

 

 
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