Treatment of Psychosis through Fear-Stimuli Identification Therapy (FSIT): A Case ReportMuhammad Zafar Iqbal1* and Saleha Bibi2
- *Corresponding Author:
- Muhammad Zafar Iqbal
Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist, Islamabad, Pakistan
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: August 31, 2016; Accepted date: October 04, 2016; Published date: October 07, 2016
Citation: Iqbal MZ, Bibi S (2016) Treatment of Psychosis through Fear-Stimuli Identification Therapy (FSIT): A Case Report. Brain Disord The 5:221. doi:10.4172/2168-975X.1000221
Copyright: © 2016 Iqbal MZ, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The present study presents the case of psychosis. The subject of the disorder was Mr. S (Initial instead of real name), 26 years old young man. Mr. S was having sign and symptoms of aggressive behaviour, auditory hallucinations, chronic headache, lack of concentration, depressed mood, anxiety and sleeping problem. These symptoms persisted for two years before he visited to the therapist. He visited different shrines, religious healers, and other means of the sort to solve his problems. The assessment was made after taking semi-structured interviews from Mr. S and his family members and through free writing. Problem was diagnosed with the help of DSM-V, Mr. S was diagnosed having sign and symptoms of schizophrenia with depressive symptoms.