What’s it like to hear voices that aren’t there?

“Traditionally, when a person says they can hear voices that don’t exist in external reality (not to be confused with inner speaking), psychiatry has treated this as a sign of mental illness. However, it’s become clear in recent years that many people hear hallucinated voices without it causing them distress. To improve our understanding of how voice-hearing becomes problematic it’s clear we need to understand more about the different ways that people experience hearing voices.”

To read the full article, follow the link below:
http://bps-research-digest.blogspot.co.uk/2014/01/whats-it-like-to-hear-voices-that-arent.html

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