BAD - 3.24.11 Notes? Famous People with BAD -Virginia Wolf...

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3.24.11 Notes? Famous People with BAD -Virginia Wolf -Ludwig von Beethoven -Vincent van Gogh Mood Disorders -depressive disorders -major depressive (clinical depressive episode) -dysthymic (lesser form, doesn’t meet all criteria) -bipolar disorders -bipolar I (standard, manic and/or depressive) -bipolar II (1994—manic symptoms, lesser form) -cyclothymia Bipolar Affective Disorder (BAD) -must have at least one manic episode** (may have more than one) -may have depressive episode General Symptoms of BAD -Mania -Mood: euphoric irritable -Thoughts: distractible -Self-esteem: grandiose -Activity: high & often risky -Depression -Mood: hopeless, anhedonic (lack of pleasure) -Thoughts: impaired concentration -Self-esteem: feelings of worthlessness -Activity: stuporous -Mixed -any combination of mania and depression -agitated depression: depression with restlessness and anxiety Specific Diagnosis of Manic Episode Manic Episode Criteria A – Elevated Mood/Duration -elevated, expansive, or irritable mood, lasting 1 week
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course PSYC 3900H taught by Professor Mcdowell during the Spring '11 term at UGA.

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