Mrs. Warren, Schizophrenia demonstrating the symptom of a grandiose delusion, Part 8

A middle-aged woman demonstrates negative symptoms of a very flat affect and very restrictive movement. She also demonstrates a positive symptom of having an erotomanic delusion, believing a television actor is in love with her. Having both positive and negative symptoms qualify her for a diagnosis of schizophrenia.

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OFF CAMERA: [00:00:30] Hi Mrs. Warren, very nice to see you again. How are you?

MRS. WARREN: [00:00:36] OK.

OFF CAMERA: [00:00:37] Can you tell me about why you came to the emergency room tonight?

MRS. WARREN: [00:00:40] Mom brought me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:00:45] And why did she bring you?

MRS. WARREN: [00:00:48] She told me she’s fed up hearing about Jason.

OFF CAMERA: [00:00:53] Who is Jason?

MRS. WARREN: [00:00:56] From the TV show Military Hospital.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:01] Do you talk about Jason with your mother?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:05] He loves me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:06] Jason loves you?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:08] Yes.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:10] Have you met Jason in person?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:14] Of course.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:15] How did you meet him?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:19] I watch his show every week.

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:23] I read his blog all of his tweets.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:30] Have you met him in person?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:34] I don’t need to meet him in person to know how he feels.

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:41] He tells me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:42] How does he tell you?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:45] He smiles at me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:51] And what is it that you can tell from his smile?

MRS. WARREN: [00:01:55] How he feels about me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:01:58] And how does he feel?

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:00] He loves me.

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:02] I just told you that. You don’t believe me.

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:11] You’re like mom.

OFF CAMERA: [00:02:14] Your mother doesn’t believe you?

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:17] No. So I won’t talk to her about Jason anymore.

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:27] That’ll just be between Jason and me.

OFF CAMERA: [00:02:31] Have you tried to go see Jason?

MRS. WARREN: [00:02:36] I’m not talking about him. Next subject