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1 Abnormal Psychology Psychology 180b Study Sheet for Exam 3 Chapter 13 – Childhood Disorders 1. What are the DSM-IV-TR symptoms of ADHD? 2. What are the subtypes of ADHD and how are they defined? 3. What do we know about the underdiagnosis vs. overdiagnosis of ADHD in recent years? 4. What is the prognosis for children diagnosed with ADHD? What are some of the problems they are more likely to have (in addition to ADHD and school failure)? 5. What areas of the brain are likely involved in ADHD? 6. What are the links between prenatal and birth complications and ADHD? 7. What treatments appear effective with ADHD? 8. What are two controversies about ADHD discussed in lecture? 9. What symptoms are similar between ADHD and bipolar disorder? What most distinguishes them? 10. Know the DSM-IV-TR diagnostic criteria for conduct disorder and oppositional defiant disorder (from lecture). 11. What are the prognosis and adult outcomes of children diagnosed with conduct disorder? 12. What are gender differences in rates and characteristics of ODD and conduct disorder? 13. What are the biological contributors to conduct disorder? 14. What are the social and cognitive contributors to conduct disorder? What kind of parenting do children with conduct disorder often receive? What kinds of biases in cognition do they show? 15. Describe Kazdin’s problem-solving therapy and parent management training for conduct disorder (from lecture)? 16. What are the symptoms of separation anxiety disorder? 17. What are some theories of the causes of separation anxiety disorder? 18. How is separation anxiety disorder treated? 19. Know what enuresis and encopresis are. 20. For a diagnosis of mental retardation, what IQ level must a person not be above? Is low IQ the only criterion for a diagnosis of mental retardation? 21. What are the genetic contributors to mental retardation? 22. How can the prenatal environment and early life traumas contribute to mental retardation? 23. What are the four major pervasive developmental disorders? 24.
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