Content consistent with the current circumstances or mood of a patient. The opposite of mood-incongruent symptoms.
Example: A severely depressed man hears a voice commanding suicide; a few months later, he has a manic spell and adopts the belief that he’s an all-powerful deity.
Grinnell, R. (2016). Mood-Congruent Symptoms. Psych Central. Retrieved on January 20, 2017, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/mood-congruent-symptoms/