abnormal psych (11-12-09)

abnormal psych (11-12-09) - Abie Feuerstein 11-12-09...

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Abie Feuerstein 11-12-09 Abnormal psych Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders Overview o Psychosis Cognitive disorder Can have psychotic behaviors and not have schizophrenia Hallucinations Auditory o Thought insertion, thought withdrawal, thought broadcasting Visual Tactile (feeling things that aren’t there) Olfactory (smelling things that aren’t there) Delusions (thoughts that cant be true) o Schizophrenia o Heterogeneous (variety of people) o Disturbances Thought Emotion Behavior Schizophrenia: positive symptoms o Active manifestations Delusions Gross misrepresentations of reality Disorder of thought content Grandeur (bigger, better, faster) Persecutions (people are out to get you) Capgras and cotards syndrome o Capgras: someone they know has been replaced by a double o Cotards: the person believes he is dead Etiological views o Motivational o Deficit Hallucinations Sensory experience in absence of environmental stimuli or input Can involve all senses Most common: auditory
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