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Abnormal psych - Abie Feuerstein Abnormal psych Cluster A Schizotypal Personality Disorder Clinical description o Psychotic-like symptoms Magical

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Abie Feuerstein 11-24-09 Abnormal psych Cluster A: Schizotypal Personality Disorder Clinical description o Psychotic-like symptoms Magical thinking Ideas of reference Illusions o Odd and/or unusual Behavior Appearance o Socially isolated o Highly suspicious Causes o Schizophrenia phenotype? Lack full biological or environmental contributions Preserved frontal lobes o Cognitive impairments Left hemisphere? More generalized? Treatment o Treatment of comorbid depression o Multidimensional approach Social skills training Antipsychotic medications Community treatment Cluster B: Antisocial Personality Disorder Clinical description o Noncompliance with social norms o “Social predators” Violate rights of others Irresponsible Impulsive Deceitful o Lack a conscience, empathy, and remorse Progression ODD CD ASPD o ODD: oppositional defiant disorder Children (not compliant, doesn’t listen, calls people names)
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This note was uploaded on 03/01/2011 for the course PSY 466 taught by Professor Erinlanphier during the Fall '09 term at ASU.

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Abnormal psych - Abie Feuerstein Abnormal psych Cluster A Schizotypal Personality Disorder Clinical description o Psychotic-like symptoms Magical

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