The Contributions of Cognitive Psychology to Vulnerability Models

  • R. F. Asarnow
  • E. Granholm
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Abstract

This session addresses a theme developed by one of the “giants” of psychiatry, Emil Kraepelin. Part of Kraepelin’s genius was to use the constructs of the “cognitive” psychology of his day (associational psychology), to provide a conceptual framework and descriptive terms for his seminal characterization of the phenomenology of schizophrenia.

Keywords

Schizophrenia Posit Stein Phenothiazine Decanoate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. F. Asarnow
    • 1
  • E. Granholm
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of California at Los AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychologyUniversity of California at Los AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral SciencesUCLA School of Medicine, NPJLos AngelesUSA

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