ALCOHOL-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER

illusions or hallucinations resulting from the straightforward physiologic impacts of alcohol. Commonly referred to as alcoholic hallucinosis or substance-induced psychotic disorder.

ALCOHOL-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER: "Jay was known for years for his heavy abuse of alcohol- thus, it came as no surprise that his ongoing delusional episodes were due to an underlying condition called alcohol-induced psychotic disorder."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALCOHOL-INDUCED PSYCHOTIC DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alcohol-induced-psychotic-disorder/ (accessed August 25, 2019).
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