Psychological Disorders

Psychological Disorders - Psychological Disorders Chapter...

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Outline Definitions and Criteria Anxiety Disorders GAD, Phobias, OCD, PTSD Somatoform Disorders Conversion Disorder, Hypochondriasis Dissociative Disorders Dissociative Identity Disorder Mood Disorders MDD, Bipolar Disorder Schizophrenic Disorders Paranoid, Catatonic
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Definitions of Abnormality Psychopathology - study of psychological disorders Psychological disorders (mental disorders or mental illness) - Comorbidity – existing simultaneously with another condition Example: Depression and Anxiety Psychosis - general term for major psychiatric illnesses where a person incorrectly evaluates perceptions and thoughts
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Criteria of Abnormal Behavior Deviance = the behavior deviates from what society considers acceptable Maladaptive Behavior = everyday adaptive behavior is impaired; interference in social and/or occupational functioning Personal Distress = individual report
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Jaggard during the Fall '07 term at Indiana State University .

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