Teleological Hallucinations

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms


Definition: Auditory hallucinations which consist of voices that provide good advice or warnings to the patient about possible dangers (Vallejo Nágera 1949).


Exploration: The presence of teleological hallucinations can be established by interviewing the patient.




Vallejo Nágera A. Tratado de psiquiatria 2ª Ed. Barcelona: Salvat editores; 1949,  p. 78.


November 30, 2017