•Tangentiality is a thought disorder characterized by a lack of observance to the main subject of discourse. The person will deviate from the topic.
•Loose association is a thought disorder characterized by frequent shifts between ideas or subjects.
•Grandiose delusion is when a person is convinced he or she has special powers or abilities, or is a famous person.
•Distractible speech occurs when the subject is changed mid speech, in response to a stimulus.