Episode 19: The Doppelgänger Delusion


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Capgras Syndrome is a psychiatric disorder in which a person believes that people around them have been replaced with doubles. Sufferers of this condition truly think that the people they know and love are imposters. This episode breaks down this mysterious delusion to delve into its history, etiology, and whether or not it can be treated. --- Welcome to Psychologia, a scientific exploration of the strange and pathological. www.psychologiapodcast.com

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