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Axis 1 classification

Clinical disorders: schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, sexual and gender disorders, sleep disorders, eating disorders

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Axis 2 classification

Mental retardation and personality disorders: antisocial, paranoid, borderline

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Axis 3 classification

General medication conditions

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Axis 4 classification

Psychosocial and environmental problems that might affect diagnosis/treatment/prognosis

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Axis 5 classification

Global assessment of functioning on a scale from 1 to 100

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What is the family systems model?

A diagnostic model that considers symptoms within an individual as indicating problems within the family

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What is the sociocultural model?

Diagnostic model that view psychopathology as the result of the interaction between individuals and their cultures

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What is the diathesis-stress model?

Diagnostic model that proposes that a disorder may develop when an underlying vulnerability is coupled with a precipitating event

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What is the cognitive-behavioral approach?

Diagnostic model that views psychopathology as the result of learned, maladaptive thoughts and beliefs

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What is the difference between internalizing and externalizing disorders?

Internalizing: characterized by negative emotions and grouped into categories that reflect fear and distress; Externalizing: characterized by disinhibition

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What is the general gender trend for internalizing/externalizing disorders?

Internalizing for women, externalizing for men'

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What neurotransmitter is OCD related to?

Glutamate: main excitatory transmitter

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What brain area is OCD related to, when smaller?

Caudate: involved in impulse suppression (leads to overactivation of frontal lobe for compensation)