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Unformatted text preview: 40 self-portrait in 5 years – “starry starry night” Don McLean Geschswind’s syndrome-A form of temporal lobe epilepsy; Between seizures- a severe personality disorder with periodic aggression, paranoia, hallucinations.-Hyperreligiosity-lay preacher-Confused sexual identity-Hypergraphia – 200 paintings, 200 drawings, 100 letters in 15 months. Anxiety Disorders Obsessive-compulsive Disorders (OCD)-About one in forty people, equally in man and woman-Causes: Environmental Genetic predisposition Biochemical – low levels of serotonin-Treatment: anxiety agents (Prozac, Paxil, ) STRESS HEALTH MODULE!!...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2009 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Maas, j during the Spring '08 term at Cornell.
- Spring '08
- MAAS, J