ALCOHOLIC PSYCHOSIS

in the DSM-II, a classification of cognitive dysfunctions connected with the damaging neurologic impacts of alcohol misuse. The like version, the DSM-IV-TR dysfunctions consist of: alcohol intoxication delirium, alcohol-induced persisting amnestic disorder, alcohol-induced psychotic disorder, alcohol-induced persistent dementia, and withdrawal delirium.

ALCOHOLIC PSYCHOSIS: "Alcoholic psychosis is a broad term used to define a class of several mental disorders that stem from alcohol abuse and/or dependency."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALCOHOLIC PSYCHOSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alcoholic-psychosis/ (accessed November 18, 2019).
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