Test 1 Study Guide.360 fall

Test 1 Study Guide.360 fall - Psychology 360, Fall 2007...

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Psychology 360, Fall 2007 Test 1 Study Guide Standards for abnormality (3 Ds); pros and cons about each of them Classification of mental illness : -importance of Emil Kraepelin -important changes in DSM versions -multi-axial system (general structure, which disorders/information are on which axes) -pros and cons of classification History -general historical approaches to mental illness and when they held sway -Hippocrates -Moral Treatment and Philippe Pinel -Important figures of the 1800s: Kraepelin, Mesmer, Breuer, Freud Modern Biological theories of mental illness : -Behavioral genetics (important terms and pros and cons of three research methodologies) -related theories: diathesis-stress and reciprocal gene-environment theories -Main components of the Nervous System -Brain structural abnormalities (frontal and temporal lobes, hypothalamus, limbic system, amygdyla, hippocampus) -Important neurotransmitters -How Autonomic Nervous System works -role of hormones and HPA axis -Forms of biological assessment (brain-imaging techniques) and treatment??? Modern Psychological theories of mental illness
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