Lecture16-M50,51

Ratesof psychological disorders

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Unformatted text preview: e'percentage'of'people'repor0ng mental'health'issues'in'the'past'year. Rates'of Psychological Disorders This'list'takes'a'closer'look'at the'past<year'prevalence'of various'mental'health diagnoses'in'the'United States. [email protected]'Psychological Disorders Amok'(Southeast)Asia,)Scandinavia):'Dissocia0ve condi0on'characterized'by'a'non<premeditated'violent, disorderly,'or'homicidal'rage'directed'against'other objects'or'persons.'The'condi0on,'which'is'oUen accompanied'by'amnesia'and'exhaus0on,'is'typically incited'by'a'perceived'or'actual'insult'and'can'occur'as part'of'the'brief'psycho0c'episode'or'as'an'exacerba0on of'a'chronic'psycho0c'illness. [email protected]'Psychological Disorders Ghost'sickness'(Na1ve)American)Tribes;)Navajo):'Physical symptoms'can'include'weakness'and'fa0gue,'diminished appe0te,'or'other'diges0on'problems.'There'may'be dizziness'or'fain0ng,'a'sense'of'suffoca0on'or'the'inability to'breathe.'Psychological'symptoms'may'include nightmares,'anxiety,'a'sense'of'being'in'danger, hallucina0ons,'and'confusion.'Tends'...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2014 for the course PSYCH 10 taught by Professor Zaidel during the Winter '08 term at UCLA.

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