Unformatted text preview: episode bipolar 1 • occurrence of one or more manic episodes of mixed episodes, often having one or more major depressive episodes bipolar 2 • one or more major depressive episodes accompanies by a hypomanic episode but not a manic or mixed episode cyclothymic • type of bipolar disorder. chronic fluctuation mood disturbance involving numerous hypomanic episodes and numerous periods of dysthymia • Symptoms associated with depressed mood and those associated with mania o Emotional symptoms Euphoria: periods of joy o Cognitive symptoms Guilt and worthlessness Cognitive slowness o Somatic symptoms Fatigue, aches and pains, changes in appetite and sleep patterns o Behavioral symptoms Slowed movement • Case of Debbie What is one way that dysthymia differs from major depression Is more sever Usually lasts longer Responds better...
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- Spring '07
- Abnormal Psychology, Major depressive disorder, major depressive episodes