b 160 Thought functions

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4 August 2020

Specific mental functions related to the ideational component of the mind.

Functional Disability

functions of pace, form, control and content of thought; goal-directed thought functions, non-goal directed thought functions; logical thought functions, such as pressure of thought, flight of ideas, thought block, incoherence of thought, tangentiality, circumstantiality, delusions, obsessions and compulsions

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Social Support

Carrying out simple or complex and coordinated actions to manage and control the psychological demands required to carry out tasks

Comprehending literal and implied meanings of messages in spoken language, such as understanding that a statement asserts a fact or


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