12 (goals) - Disorders

12 (goals) - Disorders - Know what spontaneous remission...

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Abnormal Behavior GOALS Know “4 Ds” and what they mean Know each theoretical perspective and how each one explains psychological symptoms Know why we classify disorders Know what the DSM is Know how DSM characterizes disorders Know advantages and disadvantages of DSM’s approach Know what goes on each of the 5 axes in the DSM
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Anxiety Disorders GOALS Know how each perspective explains anxiety in general For behavioral, be sure to understand types of conditioning Know each type of anxiety disorder and be able to identify it from an example Know symptoms of panic attack Know what obsessions and compulsions are Know core symptoms of PTSD
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Mood Disorders GOALS Know example symptoms of depression Know that depression is more common in women
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Unformatted text preview: Know what spontaneous remission is, how long it takes for depression Know difference between Major Depressive Disorder and Dysthymia Know symptoms of mania Know difference between Bipolar Disorder and Cyclothymia Other Disorders GOALS Know what egosyntonic and egodystonic mean Know 3 clusters of personality disorders and how they are different Know what dissociation is, and that it occurs in many disorders Know dissociative disorders Know psychodynamic perspective of DID Know what psychosis is Know what positive and negative symptoms are (and examples) Know how dopamine might be important in schizophrenia...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course PSYC 100 taught by Professor Pilafova during the Spring '09 term at George Mason.

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