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Anxiety Disorders Obsessive Compulsive Disorders Obsessive Compulsive Disorders Causes: Psychological (compulsions remove thoughts) Genetic mutation Biochemical-- abnormalities with serotonin Treatment: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy “Ritual Prevention” Anti-anxiety agents Ativan, Paxil, Zoloft Which is effective depends on the cause
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Dissociative Disorders Blocking off memories through: • Psychogenic Amnesia “Childhood sexual abuse” • Psychogenic Fugue • Multiple Personality 20,000 cases; traumatic experience Multiple personality is not schizophrenia Therapy: integration of personality (80% cured)
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Are there really multiple personalities (brain waves, eye movements, urine) ? Or, is this merely role-playing, suggested by a therapist ($$s) or assumed by a criminal?
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Psychotic Behavior Excessive withdrawal Delusions Degrees of organization Varieties: Persecution (FBI) Influence (Organ) Grandeur (Ypsilanti) Grandeur (Ypsilanti) Grandeur (Ypsilanti)
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Psychoses Excessive withdrawal
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2010 for the course HADM 2236 taught by Professor Spies during the Spring '09 term at Cornell.

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