BEH225 Week 8 Psychological Disorders - 16 slides

Sexual disorders paraphilias desire for

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Unformatted text preview: rs Paraphilias: Desire for unconventional sexual situations or objects. This includes things such as fetishism and pedophilia. Gender-Identity: Denying one's gender or the desire to become the opposite sex. Personality Disorders Three prominent "groups" Group 1: odd or eccentric behavior Schizoid: cannot or does not desire social relationship and inability for warm feelings toward others Paranoid: constantly suspicious toward others Personality Disorders Group 2: Anxious/fearful behavior Dependent - inability to do things or think Continued independently Avoidant - social anxiety and isolation Personality Disorders Continued Group 3: dramatic, erratic, emotional behavior Narcissistic: an exaggerated sense of self-importance Borderline: instability in self-image, relationships, and mood Antisocial: little or no sense of responsibility - lie, steal, cheat Schizophrenic Disorders Severe conditions - irregular thoughts and communications, inappropriate emotions, and bizarre behavior lasting for years. Hallucinations and delusions Forms of schizophrenia include: disorganized schizophrenia, catatonic schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia, and undifferentiated schizophrenia. Childhood Disorders Attent...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2013 for the course BEH 225 taught by Professor Mrking during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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