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Psychology Fundamentals P9/11C Dr. Ditto Winter 2010 1 S TUDY G UIDE FOR E XAM #3 I. Lecture #13: What is Mental Illness? A. Historical Views of Mental Illness 1) Trephining 2) 3) 4) Benjamin Rush B. Defining Mental Illness 1) Four Criteria: Extremity, Social Undesirability, Distress, Disability 2) 3) The DSM-IV Definition C. Classifying Mental Illness 1) The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) a. The role of consensus & politics in DSM (e.g., homsexuality, PTSD) b. 2) a. b. Structured clinical interview c. The MMPI D. Causes of Mental Disorders 1) The Biopsychosocial view and the Diathesis-Stress Model II. Lecture #14: The “Big Two” Mental Disorders A. Schizophrenia 1) Facts: Know the basics re prevalence, age of onset, prognosis 2) Signs & Symptoms: Positive & Negative Symptoms, Disorganization, Social Withdrawl a. Types of Disorganized Speech 3) Subtypes of Schizophrenia 4) Biological Factors:
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