OBSESSIONS: CASE REPORT STUDY

  • Miloš Židanik Zdravstveni dom dr. Adolfa Drolca Maribor Sodna ulica 9 2000 Maribor
Keywords: psychotherapy, narcissistic personality disorder, aggression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, multiaxial assessment

Abstract

Background. Obsessions are one of the most refractory psychiatric disorders. The therapeutic guidelines include a psychopharmacotherapy and the use of behavioural and supportive psychotherapy.

Methods. This case report study presents a patient with a homicide obsessions at the forefront and narcissistic personality disorder in background. The use of analytical oriented psychotherapy, which helped to resolve axis-1 symptoms, is described.

Conclusions. In the therapy of patients it is important to have the knowledge about the national therapeutic guidelines and critical distance toward them as well. Which therapy to use should be decided by the individual patient’s needs.

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Židanik M. OBSESSIONS: CASE REPORT STUDY. ZdravVestn [Internet]. 1 [cited 26Mar.2019];73(1). Available from: https://vestnik.szd.si/index.php/ZdravVest/article/view/2245
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