Disorders

Disorders - Disorders Therapies Ch 14 15 Disorders Mood...

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Disorders D Mood M Anxiety, phobias, OCD A Depression, Bipolar D Thought T Schitzophrenia S Other O Antisocial personality Defining Disorders D Abnormal/atypical A Disturbing to Others D Maladaptive M harmful, distressing, disabling h at risk for suffering or death a Unjustifiable Medical Perspective Mental illness i caused by c inherited abnormalities (genetics) i traumatic environment t accompanied by a chemical abnormalities c structural abnormalities s "Psychopathology"
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    Anxiety Disorders A Generalized anxiety (free floating) G Panic attacks P Phobias (focused anxiety) P irrational (?) i spiders, snakes, public speaking s agoraphobia a PTSD P Post traumatic stress disorder Anxiety DisordersTreatment A Biochemical Model B Increase GABA function I Depressess neuronal excitability D Valium (Benzodiazepine) V Increase serotonin (Prozac, Buspar) I Sociocognitive S Decrease stressors D Cognitive therapy (reframing) C Behavioral therapy: B Systematic desensitization ("Unlearning") S Breathing, Token ecconomy Obessive Compulsive Disorder O Definition D R Time consuming (> 1 hr/day) T Distress/Impairment
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Obession: Recurrent Thoughts O Compulsion: Acts / Behaviors (Rituals) C Cleaners (handwashing, bathing, grooming)
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PSY 1305 taught by Professor Rowatt during the Spring '07 term at Baylor.

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Disorders - Disorders Therapies Ch 14 15 Disorders Mood...

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