Man With Catatonic Schizophrenia (1961)

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Kitty
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Man With Catatonic Schizophrenia (1961)

Post by Kitty » Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:22 pm

A fascinating talk with a man with catatonic schizophrenia in 1961. I wish I could see the rest of this interview.

https://youtu.be/IehtMYlOuIk
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Re: Man With Catatonic Schizophrenia (1961)

Post by donnie » Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:51 am

Quite interesting. Those types of distortions are a really hard thing to understand. And he appears to be very intelligent, precise, and articulate in his speech, but the processing time is slowed way down—I guess that's part of the condition. I hope they were able to help him. :(

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Re: Man With Catatonic Schizophrenia (1961)

Post by Kitty » Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:38 am

I wish I knew more about it! Isn't it so interesting?
You trying to tell me you didn't hear that shriek? That was something trying to get out of its premature grave, and I don't want to be here when it does. - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

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Re: Man With Catatonic Schizophrenia (1961)

Post by donnie » Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:16 pm

Yes. This must be a rare condition.

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