10- management of mood disorder.pdf - management of mood...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–14. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
management of mood disorder Done by : talal al kayali 1
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Mood Disorderss Definition: Disorders characterized by mood disturbance ( the presence of mood episodes ). Mood episode :are distinct periods of time in which some abnormal mood is present like depression, mania , mixed- state , or hypomania 2
Image of page 2
Mood disorders : defined by their patterns of mood episodes . Major depressive disorder (MDD) Bipolar disorders (BD) Dysthymic disorder (DD) Cyclothymic disorder (CD) 3
Image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
What causes depression??? Bio-Psycho-Social Etiology 4
Image of page 4
1) Biology Abnormalities in neurotransmission involving: 1. norepinephrine 2. Serotonin 3. Dopamine 4. possibly Acetylcholine. Genetics\familial: 1 st degree relative are at much higher risk. 5
Image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
2) Psychology Significant losses Traumas Abuse neglect during development. Loss of a parent before the age 11 is life event most associated with development of depression. 6
Image of page 6
3) social recent stressful events = powerful predictor of depression. 7
Image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon