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Poor Me / Bad Me Paranoia.

Paul Chadwick of the University of Southampton and Peter Trower of the University of Birmingham, UK analyzed 53 paranoid people and found that there are 2 forms of paranoia:

- "Poor Me" or fear of (undeserved) persecution

- "Bad Me" or fear of (deserved) punishment, who has lower self-esteem and more negative thinking than the Poor Me paranoids.

Paranoia more complex that you thought? I was afraid of that ...Link


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dear it is a wonderful new findings n seems helpful in understanding the underlying mechanisms of paranoia me is also planning to find this phenomena in my culture as i live in pakistan n student of MS clinical psychology plz guide me further with ur theory some articles for literature review thanking u in anticipation n weaitin 4 ur positive reply
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