Unformatted text preview: o In 1977 – homosexuality was removed as a disorder Schizophrenia • Schizophrenia: a group of disorders characterized by: o Auditory hallucinations o Delusion o Disorganized thinking – conversational “word salad” o Inappropriate emotions • What schizophrenia is not: o NOT multiple personality disorder o Roses are red, violets are blue, I’m schizophrenic, and so am I. • Who: o 1 in 100 people will develop schizophrenia o It hits often during adolescence or young adulthood o Effects men and women in equal amounts o Mother with flu during first trimester leads to a higher chance of schizophrenia Anxiety disorder: • Generalized anxiety disorder: continually tense, worried, and aroused •...
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- Spring '08
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