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Unformatted text preview: Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Chapter 7 Mood Disorders and Suicide Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide An Overview of Mood Disorders Mood Disorders Gross deviations in mood Major depressive episodes Manic and hypomanic episodes Types of DSM-IV-TR Depressive Disorders Major depressive disorder Dysthymic disorder Double depression Types of DSM-IV-TR Bipolar Disorders Bipolar I disorder Bipolar II disorder Cyclothymic disorder Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Major Depression: An Overview Major Depressive Episode: Overview and Defining Features Extremely depressed mood Lasting at least 2 weeks Cognitive symptoms (e.g., feeling worthless or indecisive) Disturbed physical functioning Anhedonia Loss of pleasure/interest in usual activities Major Depressive Disorder Single episode Highly unusual Recurrent episodes More common Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Dysthymia: An Overview Overview and Defining Features Milder symptoms of depression than major depression Persists for at least 2 years Can persist unchanged over long periods > 20 years Facts and Statistics Late onset Typically in the early 20s Early onset Before age 21 Greater chronicity, poorer prognosis Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Overview and Defining Features Major depressive episodes and dysthymic disorder Dysthymic disorder often develops first Facts and Statistics Associated with severe psychopathology Associated with a problematic future course High recurrence rates when dysthymia is left untreated Double Depression: An Overview Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Bipolar I Disorder: An Overview Overview and Defining Features Alternating full major depressive and manic episodes Facts and Statistics Average age on onset is 18 years Can begin in childhood Tends to be chronic Suicide is a common consequence Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Bipolar II Disorder: An Overview Overview and Defining Features Alternating major depressive and hypomanic episodes Facts and Statistics Average age of onset is 22 years Can begin in childhood 10 to 13% of cases progress to full Bipolar I disorder Tends to be chronic Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Mary Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. Barlow Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide Barbara Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H. BarlowAbnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach, 4th Edition, David H....
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