Test 5 Lecture 4

Test 5 Lecture 4 - Lecture 4 Pages 645-656 December 1, 2005...

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Unformatted text preview: Lecture 4 Pages 645-656 December 1, 2005 Psychological Disorders II: Schizophrenia Lecture outline: o Finishing mood disorders o Schizophrenia o Symptoms, types, causes, treatment Depression: o Treatment- Pharmacotherapies (3 classes) o SSRI (prozac, etc.) Alters serotonin (others norepinephrine) Stimulates neuron growth? The question of teen suicide and antidepressants- ECT/rTMS (repetitive Transcranial magnetic stimulation)- Psychotherapy with some better than others Manic Depressive Illness: o Symptomatology (Symtoms) o Excessively euphoric (excessively happy) o Hyperactive & distractible o Inflated self-esteem (a know it all) o Decreased sleep (going long times (48hrs) with out sleep) o Excessive talking (way to much stuff coming out of there mouth) o Etiology (possible cause) o Genetic? (runs in some families) o Treatment o Lithium (mood stabilizer)- The Amish study- looked for a gene for manic depressive- never found . Schizophrenia: (own class of disorders) Symptoms: Positive vs. Negative Content of thought Form of thought Emotion...
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Test 5 Lecture 4 - Lecture 4 Pages 645-656 December 1, 2005...

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