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Unformatted text preview: o Problems related to social environment o Educational problems o Occupational problems o Economic problems Axis V • Global assessment of Functioning o Quantitative rating of functioning from 0-100 Multiaxial system: • Analysis of individual on all accounts Anxiety Disorders • Anxiety Disorders o Disorders in which the main system is excessive or unrealistic anxiety and fearfulness • Phobia o Irrational persistent fear of object, situation, or social activity • Agoraphobia o Fear of being in a place or situation from which escape is difficult or impossible • Specific Phobia o Fear of objects or specific situations Claustrophobia Fear of small space Acrophobia Fear of heights • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder o Recurring thoughts or obsessions create anxiety • Panic Disorder o Panic attacks occur frequently • Generalized anxiety disorder o Disorder in which a person has feelings of dread and impending doom...
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- Fall '08
- Psychology, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Narcissistic personality disorder, Histrionic personality disorder, Dependent Personality Disorder