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Antonio Egidio Nardi ; Isabella Nascimento ; Talvane de Moraes ; Mauro Mendlowicz ;Revista Latinoamericana de Psicopatologia Fundamental 2011, 14 4

Autor: Alexandre Martins Valença



Revista Latinoamericana de Psicopatologia Fundamental ISSN: 1415-4714 Associação Universitária de Pesquisa em Psicopatologia Fundamental Brasil Martins Valença, Alexandre; Nardi, Antonio Egidio; Nascimento, Isabella; de Moraes, Talvane; Mendlowicz, Mauro Schizophrenia and violent behavior Revista Latinoamericana de Psicopatologia Fundamental, vol.
14, núm.
4, diciembre, 2011, pp.
660671 Associação Universitária de Pesquisa em Psicopatologia Fundamental São Paulo, Brasil Available in: How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative R E V I S T A L AT I N OA M E R I C A N A DE PSICOPATOLOGIA F U N D A M E N T A L Rev.
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660-671, dezembro 2011 Schizophrenia and violent behavior Alexandre Martins Valença Antonio Egidio Nardi Isabella Nascimento Talvane de Moraes Mauro Mendlowicz 660 The aim of this study is to report the case of a woman who killed a child.
After a forensic psychiatric appraisal to evaluate penal responsibility, she was considered not guilty by reason of insanity and mandatorily committed to the central forensic psychiatric hospital in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The patient received a diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia, based on DSM-IV-TR.
She was not in psychiatric treatment and showed psychotic symptoms before the violent behavior became manifest.
The study of motivational factors in homicidal behavior may provide further knowledge for understanding, preventing and treating it in such cases. Key words: Crime, violence, murder, mental disorder ARTIGOS Introduction Violence committed by individuals with severe mental disorders has increasingly called t...

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