advertisement
Home » Encyclopedia » Flight of Ideas

Flight of Ideas

Characteristic of mania; rapid speech with frequent shifts in topic (the changes are generally based on cogent associations).

Example: A man starts talking about his business, but quickly shifts to discussing the economy, the government, and other countries.

Flight of Ideas
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Flight of Ideas. Psych Central. Retrieved on November 15, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/flight-of-ideas/