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  • noun psychology A continuum of personality characteristics and experiences related to psychosis and specifically schizophrenia.

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Examples

  • Essen-Moller (289) introduced the term schizoidia (used here), and Meehl (662) introduced the term schizotypy to characterize these behaviors.

    The Neuropsychiatric Guide to Modern Everyday Psychiatry

  • Intriguingly, prior research has shown a similar inability to deactivate the default network among those with working memory deficits, as well as schizophrenic individuals and their relatives who are more likely to have schizotypy.

    Why Daydreamers Are More Creative

  • Healthy schizotypy in a population of paranormal believers and experients.

    ENTANGLED MINDS

  • Healthy schizotypy in a population of paranormal believers and experients.

    ENTANGLED MINDS

  • Healthy schizotypy in a population of paranormal believers and experients.

    ENTANGLED MINDS

  • If Whybrow and Gartner are right, therefore, might Americans be more likely to show traits of psychosis and schizotypy as well?

    Mind Hacks: December 2005 Archives

  • If Whybrow and Gartner are right, therefore, might Americans be more likely to show traits of psychosis and schizotypy as well?

    Mind Hacks: Do americans have a propensity for hypomania?

  • People who score highly on measures of schizotypy show greater right hemisphere activation, and are branded 'weird', 'odd', 'quirky' and 'awkward' by a clumsy write-up.

    Mind Hacks: September 2005 Archives

  • People who score highly on measures of schizotypy show greater right hemisphere activation, and are branded 'weird', 'odd', 'quirky' and 'awkward' by a clumsy write-up.

    Mind Hacks: 2005-09-16 Spike activity

  • All people with schizophrenia share a personality organization known as schizotypy.

    Newswise: Latest News

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