HANDOUT CASE 12. ANOREXIA NERVOSA
BY KAYLA SANDELL
When Patty was first admitted to an inpatient psychiatric hospital, for how long, and why?
Patty was senior in high school and she was admitted for only 1 month because of extrem
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CASE 13: BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDERKAREN
What led to Karens admission to West Raymond Medical Center?
Her boyfriend of 3 months told her, he didnt want to see her anymore. Because of this, she attempted
suicide by ov
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CASE 14: ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY DISORDERJACK
What inconsistencies did you notice as you read about Jacks complaints prior to being
hospitalized and after he was admitted?
Before he was hospitalized, he claimed was feelin
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CASE 11: SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION: MALE ERECTILE DISORDER
What contributed to the onset of Walters sexual dysfunction?
Extreme stress from work
Work was downsized and some co-workers were aid off, giving him more jo
Questions to Consider While Watching Ray
Ray and Heroin Addiction
The Academy Award winning film Ray is based on the first 35 years of the life of Ray Charles
(Jamie Foxx), the legendary musical genius of rhythm and blues who lived until the age of 73.
Questions to Consider While Watching One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest
What was the patient's stated reason for coming? What symptoms did he display? Which were
simulations and which were the parts of his character?
Is sent there to be evaluated about
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CASE 10: ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE & MARITAL DISTRESSKIRK
What are the statistics for American high school students and their consumption of
Half of all American high school seniors drink each month, most of them to the
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CASE 9: BULIMIA NERVOSARITA
What was the concern that Rita had, along with many others who suffer from bulimia
She was very sensitive to peoples opinions about her appearance and weight.
Rita usually seemed to
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CASE 17: CONDUCT DISORDERBILLY FRANKLIN
What was the first sign of trouble for Billy, indicating that he might have a behavioral disorder?
At the end of the 3rd grade, Billy had started a fight with another student
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CASE 16: ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
When did Billys parents begin to suspect that Billys dynamo personality might be a
After Billys sister was born, his parents noticed that s
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CASE 15: AUTISMADAM
What were some behaviors that Adam demonstrated that eventually concerned his
mother as she compared his behavior to other children at his birthday party and as she
compared his development to his older
CASE 12. ANOREXIA NERVOSA
At the time of her first visit to an outpatient eating disorders treatment clinic,
Patty Bensusan was a 19-year-old single Caucasian female who had just moved
away from home to enter her freshman year of college. During her senio