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Expressed Emotion in Psychiatric Disorders

Satyakam Mohapatra, NM Rath

Keywords : Expressed, Emotion, Psychiatric, Disorders

Citation Information : Mohapatra S, Rath N. Expressed Emotion in Psychiatric Disorders. 2013; 16 (1-2):17-22.

DOI: 10.5005/EJP-16-1--2-17

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 13-10-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2013; The Author(s).


Expressed emotion (EE) is currently among the most thoroughly investigated psychosocial research constructs in psychiatry. Expressed emotion (EE) is the general re?ection of the family's attitude towards the patient as a precursor to relapse in major psychiatric disorders. On the basis of recent research on EE many family intervention programmes have been developed to reduce EE of the family and consequent relapse of illness

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