Unformatted text preview: does work • Misuse of treatment called debriefing. • Known as PTSD • Classical Conditioning • Obsessive-Compulsive • An obsession is a thought that you cant get out of your head • Not any thought, a thought that generates anxiety. You think about someone dying for example, they are all negative thoughts. • Someone is OCD that he hit someone while driving. So on his drive along K 10, he turns around and drives back. Then drives and doesn’t see the body. Then he gets out of his car and walks looking for the body. Then he cant go to sleep. He worries he hit someone so he looks at his car 3 to 4 times for dents. • Things an individual feels they must do or something very terrible will happen. • Knows something does not happen but they can not change the behavior. • 2 Explanations for OCD-• Cognitive Notion-individuals simply have incorrect beliefs • Serotonin levels...
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- Spring '08
- Psychology, Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, Posttraumatic stress disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder