Flashcards in Mood Disorder Deck (65):
Disturbance in a person's emotional state
How are mood disorders expressed?
What is extreme depression?
What is extreme elation?
A time limited period during which specific intense mood symptoms are evident.
What do you do when there is an episode?
Clinician documents these 3 in mood disorders
Episode severity and specifier
Episode first or recurrence
Specifier that reflects the nature of a prominent set of symptoms
2 Depressive Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Describe the loss of interest in MDD
Normal mourning, how many months?
What is the SPIRITED in MDD?
Think : cognitive
Dont have cause
Sadness not deep and intense is
In MDD, _____ symptoms in ____ weeks
5, 2 conscutive weeks
2 natures of depressive episode
What nature of depressive episode is characterized by sadness, mourning, psychomotor retardation?
Nature of depressive episode triggered by fall, winter, christmas
2 poles of Bipolar
Which one is more prevalent in Bipolar? Manic or depressive episode?
Can music trigger sadness? Example.
Yes, imortal by evanescence
2 alternations in mood
Describe manic patient's self esteem
Describe manic thinking
Flight of ideas
Who is the literary figure with bipolar?
How energetic are they?
Once you stop the mani patient, describe response.
Respond with rage
Therapy for people with Seasonal Affective Disorder
2 types of bipolar
1 and 2
One or more manic episodes with a possibility though not a necessity of having to experience major depressive episode
One or more depressive episodes and at least 1 hypomanic episode
A condition where the client has no full blown episode
Less severe, less intense, no psychotic, no impairment---bipolar 1 or 2?
Dramatic and recurrent but not as intense as Bipolar disorder
Less severe kind of bipolar? Of depression? Minimum of 2 years
'I have to end my life' is a ___________________ to commit suicide.
_______% of people who commit suicide have psychological disorders
Another name for brain chemicals
Feeling of alienation from society
Suicide theory the refers to the neurotransmitter
Suicide theory that refers to stress related suicide
Suicide theory that refers to role of media in publicizing suicide
When a person imitates the suicidal strategy used by an individual that captured media attention
Schizophrenia is first identified by German physician ____________ but _______________ systematically defined it
Benedict Morel, Emil Kraepelin
Schizophrenia was once known as
Degeneration of the brain
__________________ turned dementia praecox to schizophrenia
__________ believes schizophrenia is a single entity and __________ said it represents a group of disorders
The 4 As of schizophrenia
Rambling and incoherent speech refers to what A?
The A that pertains to emotions
Inability to follow through or make decisions
A tendency an egocentric thought and behavior
Symptoms of schizophrenia should be experienced for ______ months before diagnosed
The 3 stages of schizophrenia
Delusions are disturbances in _____________
Hallucinations are disturbances in
Neologisms are Disturbances in
Thinking, Language and Communication
Catatonia is Disturbance in
Loss of words is
Lack of initiative is
Loss of interest
The 6 symptoms of schizophrenia are
Disturbances in thought
Disturbances in perception
Disturbances in thinking, language and communication
Disturbances in behavior
+ and - symptoms
Social and Occupational Dysfunction
Paranoid is different from disorganized because paranoid type has
No disorganized speech
No disturbed behavior