Flashcards in Depression Deck (13)
2 high prevalence mental disorders:
2 kinds of anxiety disorders:
When is depression not normal? 3 things and how long?
interferes with function
2 weeks minimum duration
when is major depression worst during day?
what is anhedonia?
loss of pleasure in all activities
4 questions to ask for Major Depression screen?
Loss of interest?
lost confidence in self?
Major depressive episode post AMI?
what can mimic major depression/anxiety disorders:
5 cognitive symptoms of depression:
recurrent thoughts of death
diffuse, unpleasant, vague sense of apprehension causing physical discomfort
what is Yerkes-Dodson relationship?
certain Arousal enhances performance, but too much impairs it.
when is anxiety considered a disorder
when the intensity or duration is out of proportion to the 'danger'