psychiatric syndromes

What is Cotard’s Syndrome?

Cotard’s syndrome is a mental disorder in which the person thinks that she or he is dead without being so. It’s a type of delusion that is also known as nihilistic delusion or denial. It is very rare, but some cases…

Capgras Syndrome: All About the Mysterious Disorder

Imagine that someone you know, who goes about normally in their social circles, suddenly changes: a belief takes hold of this person. Let’s suppose that this individual no longer recognizes their own mother. To make matters worse, they fervently believe that she’s…