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Shared Psychotic Disorder Statistics

(Also Known As: Psychotic Statistics, Psychosis Statistics, Psychotic Disorders Statistics, Psychotic Disorder Statistics, Psychotic Behavior Statistics, Shared Paranoia Statistics)

(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)

Prevalence of Shared Psychotic Disorder

  • The number of cases is unknown, but shared psychotic disorder is rarely seen in clinical settings, such as hospitals, outpatient clinics, or doctors' offices. In many cases, only one of the affected individuals seeks treatment, making a diagnosis of shared psychotic disorder difficult. As a result, many cases might go undetected. 13
  • Approximately 55% of secondary cases of the disorder have first-degree relatives with psychiatric disorders, not including the primary partner. This is not true of individuals with the primary diagnosis, as they showed a roughly 35% incidence. 14

Could You Have Shared Psychotic Disorder?

Shared Psychotic Disorder Topics

Related Conditions

Borderline Personality Disorder – variability of mood, split personality, delusion, dissociation, psychosis
Brief Psychotic Disorder – psychosis, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, delusion, hallucination
Paranoid Personality Disorder – pervasive suspiciousness, maladaptive behavior, hypervigilance, paranoia, schizophrenia
Schizophrenia – bizarre thinking, delusion, hallucination, disorganized speech, paranoid, psychosis
Schizotypal Personality Disorder – personality disorder, social isolation, odd thinking and behavior, paranoid ideation