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paranoidschizophrenia

 a subcategory of schizophrenia,whereby an individual possesses an organised and systematic set of delusions or hallucinations,including that of persecution or jealousy.

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July 28th 2021

behavioural therapy

 a form of treatmentthat aims to change behaviour by means of systematic desensitisation, behaviour modification, or aversiontherapy.