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1

What are mature defenses?

"Mature adults wear a SASH" sublimation, altruism, suppression, humor

2

Anaclitic depression in a newborn is what? Due to what?

Being withdrawn/unresponsive From LT deprivation of affection

3

The 4 Ws of deprivation are?

Weak, Wordless, Wanting (socially), Wary

4

Coprolalia =

invol obscene speech, found in Tourettes's synd

5

Severe language impairment and poor social interactions, focus on objects > people

Autistic d/o

6

All-absorbing interests, repetitive behavior, problems w/ social relationships

Asperger's d/o (milder form of autism bc NO language impairment, although pragmatics are off)

7

Young girl w/ loss of development, loss of verbal abilities, mental retardation, ataxis, hand-wringing

Rett's d/o (X-linked)