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Class 09:Mood Disorders: Bipolar DisorderGupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
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Class Overview(1) Review: Depression(2) Bipolar Disorder(3) Casual Factors of Bipolar Disorders(4) Differential Diagnoses(5) SuicideGupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
Let’s Review!(1) What are the two polar ends of the mood thermometer?(2) What characterizes depression?(3) What characterizes mania?Gupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
Let’s Review!Unipolar Mood DisordersBipolar Mood DisordersGupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
Bipolar Disorder= a psychological disorder characterized by extreme swings of mood(shifting from heights of elation and depths of depression) andchanges in energy and activity levels.Types of Bipolar Disorder:(1)Bipolar I Disorder(2)Bipolar II DisorderGupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
“What it’s like to have Bipolar, ManicDepression”Gupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
(1)Bipolar I Disorder= applies to people who have had at least one full manic episode atsome point in their lives; typically involves extreme mood swingsbetween manic episodes and major depressionManic Episode:a period of unrealistically heightened euphoria,extreme restlessness, and excessive activity characterized bydisorganized behavior and impaired judgmentGupta | Abnormal Psychology | Fall 2018
DSM – 5 Diagnostic Criteria: Manic EpisodeA.A distinct period of abnormally and persistently elevated, expansive, or irritable mood andabnormally and persistently increased goal-directed activity or energy, lasting at least 1week and present most of the day, nearly every day (or any duration if hospitalization isnecessary)B.During the period of mood disturbance and increased energy or activity, three (or more) ofthe following symptoms (four if the mood is only irritable) are present to a significant degreeand represent a noticeable change from usual behavior:1.Inflated self-esteem or grandiosity2.Decreased need for sleep (e.g., feels rested after only 3 hours of sleep)3.More talkative than usual or pressure to keep talking4.Flight of ideas or subjective experience that thoughts are racing5.Distractibility (i.e., attention too easily drawn to unimportant or irrelevant external stimuli), as reported orobserved6.

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