Chapter 5 Mood Disorders %28compass%29

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9/6/2011 1 CHAPTER FIVE Mood Disorders Mood Disorders c Basic definitions c Unipolar mood disorders c c Bipolar mood disorders c Subtypes c Epidemiology c Etiology c Treatment
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9/6/2011 2 Types of Mood Disorders Unipolar Mood Disorders Bipolar Mood Disorders (previously manic-depression) Person experiences only episodes of depression Person experiences episodes of mania and in most cases episodes of depression Major Depressive Disorder Dysthymia Bipolar I disorder Bipolar II disorder Cyclothymia Episodic vs. Continuous c Mood disorders should be thought of as episodic
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9/6/2011 3 Chart: Unipolar Mood Disorders Bipolar Mood Disorders (previously manic-depression) Person experiences only episodes of depression Person experiences episodes of mania and in most cases episodes of depression Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) Dysthymia Bipolar I disorder Bipolar II disorder Cyclothymia Types of Mood Disorders
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9/6/2011 4 • Basic definitions • Unipolar mood disorders • Bipolar mood disorders • Subtypes • Epidemiology • Etiology • Treatment Mood Disorders Depressed Mood vs. Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) c Major Depressive Disorder is more than just feeling depressed c Sadness alone is insufficient and unnecessary for a diagnosis c Severity, intensity, duration and impairment
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9/6/2011 5 Symptoms of Major Depressive Episode c Depressed/dysphoric mood c Anhedonia – loss of interest or pleasure c Weight loss/gain or appetite increase/decrease c Insomnia or hypersomnia c Psychomotor agitation or retardation c Fatigue or loss of energy c Feelings of worthlessness or inappropriate guilt c Diminished ability to concentrate or make decisions c Suicidal ideation, plan or attempt Criteria for Unipolar Mood Disorder Major depressive disorder At least 1 major depressive episode (lasting at least 2 weeks) No manic or hypomanic episodes
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9/6/2011 6 Clarifications c Remission r Partial : 2 months with some symptoms but not meeting criteria C Axis I: Major Depressive Disorder, Partial Remission r Full : 2 months without any symptoms C Axis I: Major Depressive Disorder, Full Remission r For episodes to be considered separate, a remission period of at least 2 months has to occur. c Specifier r Chronic : meeting criteria for MDE for 2 years C Axis I: Major Depressive Disorder, Chronic r Single episode : Just one episode of depression in a lifetime C Axis I: Major Depressive Disorder, Single Episode(, Full Remission) r Recurrent : two or more episodes in a lifetime C Axis I: Major Depressive Disorder, Recurrent(, Partial/Full Remission) Symptoms of Dysthymia c Depressed mood for most of the day on more days than not c Poor appetite or overeating c Insomnia or hypersomnia c Low energy or fatigue c Low self-esteem c Poor concentration or difficulty making decisions c Feelings of hopelessness
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9/6/2011 7 Chart: Dysthymia Major Depressive Disorder Dysthymia At least 1 major
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This note was uploaded on 12/15/2011 for the course PSYC 238 taught by Professor Lyubansky during the Fall '11 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

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