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Paranoia

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Paranoia is a breakdown of a person’s various mental and emotional functions related to reasoning and assigning meaning. It is marked by unreasonable beliefs often to do with either persecution or grandeur.

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Paranoia is most commonly seen in people who have psychotic disorders. When a person has paranoia, it is hard or impossible to convince them that they are being or behaving irrationally. Beliefs become fixed and unshakable.

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Jillian Houlahan
03 Nov 2021
Useful resource
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Michelle Bone
18 Jun 2020
Article provided a good explanation and insight into paranoia. Easy to read, informative.
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Ednalyn Icao
07 Nov 2019
Very informative , helpful and great reinforcement to existing knowledge.
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Tamzen-darcy Sibson
14 Oct 2021
Clear and concise information easy to follow.
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FRITZIE LABOC
05 Nov 2019
this is helpful for everyone and for those who doesn't usually handle psych patients.
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Melinda Kelly-Hamilton
07 Nov 2021
Good
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Bronwyn Hannah
11 Mar 2021
Good
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Lynn Hancock
31 Jan 2020
informative and educational reading .
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kaushik roy
16 Nov 2019
Helps to understand even though the subject context is common terminology in acute care setting. Refreshes the knowledge and helps to use peer reviewed literature as a journal
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