psych270 study guide pt2.docx - Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder • Diagnostic Criteria A Severe recurrent temper outbursts manifested verbally

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Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder Diagnostic Criteria: A. Severe recurrent temper outbursts manifested verbally and/or behaviorally (physical aggression) that are grossly out of proportion in intensity or duration to the situation or provocation B. The temper outbursts are inconsistent with developmental level C. The temper outbursts occur, on average, three or more times per week D. The mood between temper outbursts is persistently irritable or angry most of the day, nearly every day, and is observable by others E. Criteria A-D have been present for 12 or more months. Throughout that time, the individual has not had a period lasting 3 or more consecutive months without all of the symptoms in Criteria A-D F. Criteria A and D are present in at least two of three settings (i.e., at home, at school, with peers) and are severe in at least one of these G. The diagnosis should not be made for the first time before age 6 years or after age 18 years CHILDHOOD DIAGNOSIS H. By history or observation, the age at onset of criteria A-E is before 10 years I. There has never been a distinct period lasting more than 1 day during which the full symptom criteria, except duration, for a manic or hypomanic have been met. J. The behaviors do not occur exclusively during an episode of major depressive disorder and are not better explained by another mental disorder K. The symptoms are not attributable to the psychological effects of a substance or to another medical or neurological condition
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Major depressive disorder Diagnostic criteria: A. Five (or more) of the following symptoms have been present during the same 2-week period and represent a change from previous functioning; at least one of the symptoms is either (1) depressed mood or (2) loss of interest or pleasure 1. Depressed mood most of the day, nearly every day, as indicated by either subjective report (e.g., feels sad, empty, hopeless) or observation made by others (e.g., appears tearful) ( Note : In children and adolescents, can be irritable mood.) 2.
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  • Spring '14
  • BABCOCK,CHARLESA
  • Social anxiety disorder, Major depressive disorder

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