‘Jumping to Conclusions’ Influences Cognitive Function in Schizophrenia

Is it possible to predict who will benefit from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)?
Is it possible to predict who will benefit from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)?
JTC impacted working memory, verbal memory and cognitive processing speed both in people with schizophrenia and in healthy participants.

‘Jumping to conclusions’ (JTC) is a reasoning bias consisting of a tendency to take a decision without having enough information about an event. It has been related to the presence of delusions. The aim of the present study was to assess the relationship between three tasks differing in complexity and concept which assess JTC and cognitive functioning in a sample of people with schizophrenia and healthy participants.

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