Riker is gravely affected by a local's death on a covert mission on Telonus 4, where civil strife has created total mayhem and endangers Federation colonists. From then on, he has a frustrating series of conflicting sensations, unable to tell whether his mind is running wild aboard the Enterprise getting into a crazy character in a play, or undergoing reflexion therapy, a voluntary alternative to irreparable surgical synaptic reconstruction, in a Telosian mental ward... Written by
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remarked: "Frame of Mind was really dark. It was a terrifying show and creepy to do. It was as big a show as any I've had to carry." See more
Data tells Riker that he gave a very realistic performance of "multi-infarct dementia." But his character's behaviour has more in common with schizophrenia. See more
Counselor Deanna Troi
Don't be afraid of your darker side. Have fun with it.
Star Trek: The Next Generation End Credits
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
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