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Bipolar Disorder

Mood disorder where patient bounces from manic, to hypomanic, to depression several times a year

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Anxiety disorder

intense anxiety or arousal, or intense feeling of doom

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Phobias

Anxiety disorders

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Panic disorder

panic attacks

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Insight-oriented therapy

Typical shrink stuff, how is subconscious causing behaviors?

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Humanistic Client-centered therapy

Talks about free will, potential for growth, how to change behavior now, to have a good future

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Self monitoring therapy

Clients record and monitor their own behavior

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Motivational Interviewing

Client responsible for their own behavior, most commonly used for substance abuse

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EDMR

Rapid Eye Movement therapy used to treat PTSD, by reframing images of traumatic memories

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Behavioral therapy

Uses classical and operant conditioning

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Antipsychotics, treat schizo and some anxiety

Thorazine, Haldol, and Risperdal

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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) treat depression and mood disorders

Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil

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seratonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs)., treat anxiety (better for teens)

Serzone, Effexor, and Remeron

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Benzodiazepines treat anxiety and PTSD, reduce panic symptoms

alprazolam (Xanax) and clonazepam (Klonopin)

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SSRI's are tricky bc they can cause suicide in teenagers

Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil

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ECT - Electroconvulsive therapy - treats severe disorders

Inducing a brain seizure, can cause memory loss, but more tolerable

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TMS - Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation - treats severe disorders

Putting a helmet on the head that delivers varying frequency of magnetic waves, causes headaches