American Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience

Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2019

  • Delusion of Pregnancy in a 60 Years Old Lady

    Madhurima Khasnobis, Prosenjit Ghosh, Hasina Anjuman Choudhury

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2019
    Pages: 30-32
    Received: 7 May 2019
    Accepted: 6 June 2019
    Published: 20 June 2019
    Abstract: BACKGROUND-The delusion of pregnancy is a condition where the person strongly believes that he/she is pregnant in spite of providing enough evidence to the contrary. Though previously it was considered rare, the number of such cases are gradually increasing in developing countries but the literature regarding this is very meagre in India particular... Show More
  • Correlates of Psychosis Among Patients with Seizure Disorders in a Neuropsychiatric Hospital in Nigeria

    Nasiru Olamide Madandola, Shehu Sale, Adebayo Sunday Adebisi, Ayodele Obembe, Auwal Salihu, Ishak Abioda Danjuma, Garuba Illo, Ayodeji Bioku

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2019
    Pages: 33-42
    Received: 17 May 2019
    Accepted: 17 June 2019
    Published: 26 June 2019
    Abstract: Psychosis may complicate epilepsy. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of Psychosis among patients with epilepsy and to examine its socio-demographic and clinical correlates. This study was a descriptive cross-sectional study that involved the use of General Health Questionnaire, version 28(GHQ-28) and the Composite International D... Show More
  • A Logotherapeutic Approach to Pastoral Counseling Education for Catholic Seminarians

    Joseph R. Laracy

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, June 2019
    Pages: 43-51
    Received: 23 May 2019
    Accepted: 20 June 2019
    Published: 23 July 2019
    Abstract: Viktor Frankl, MD, PhD is one of the most widely known and highly respected professors of psychiatry and neurology of the twentieth century. In this article, we adapt and apply some of his profound insights for Catholic pastoral counseling education. Pastoral counseling is a very important aspect of the general pastoral formation of Catholic semina... Show More