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10/14/2020Introduction to Psychology - CHALLENGE 2: Mood, Anxiety, Stress, and Other DisordersUNIT 6 — CHALLENGE 2: Mood, Anxiety, Stress,and Other DisordersScore10/1012345678910Well done! You have completed this Challenge.Exit the ChallengeQuestionTutorial10 — Somatoform DisordersRecognize the symptoms, causes, or classification of somatoform disorders.A somatoform disorder, in which anxieties or emotional problems present as physical symptoms, is calledwhich of the following?A.)A conversion disorderB.)A pain disorderC.)HypochondriasisD.)A biological disorder
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10/14/2020Introduction to Psychology - CHALLENGE 2: Mood, Anxiety, Stress, and Other Disorders3/6Sophia TutorialMake my favorite instructorPDF Versionwhat's coveredThis lesson is going to cover somatoform disorders. Our discussion breaks down as follows:1. Somatoform Disorders2. Hypochondriasis3. Somatization Disorders4. Pain Disorders5. Conversion Disorders6. Treatment of Somatoform Disorders1. Somatoform DisordersA somatoform disorder is a category of mental disorders where a person has--or at least claims to have--physicalsymptoms of a problem without any physical cause. The brain itself is causing the person to feel like they havephysical symptoms.Now, it is important to clarify that a person with a somatoform disorder isn't "faking it," versus a condition likeMunchausen Syndrome, where a person fakes a medical problem to get attention from others. Somatoformdisorders can take different forms in different people.

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