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Sociopath, acts without remorse or guilt

anti social

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automatic responses to anxiety or stress

compulsive

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Unable to be deeply involved emotionally

histrionic (aka = hysterical)

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regards  no one else as important, attention seeking

narcissism

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pre-occupied with delusions, unfounded beliefs others are trying to harm him

paranoid

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takes aggressive actions in an indirect manner, argumentative

passive aggressive

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emotionally cold and distant, avoids social interaction, delusions and hallucinations

schizoid

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Refuses to perceive unpleasant realities

denial

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assigns feelings or beliefs to another person

projection

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attributes one's own unacceptable desires & impulses to someone else

rationalization

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Unacceptable behavior expressed in an exaggerated form of an opposite behavior

Reaction Formation

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A response to stress in which an individual reverts to a less developmentally mature stage

regression

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unconscious exclusion of painful impulses, desires or fears from the conscious mind

repression

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redirection of ones feelings from one person to another

transferrence

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channeling unaccpetable impulses or energy into socially acceptable activity

sublimation

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a state of intense apprehension or worry

anxiety

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repeated attacks of severe anxiety

panic disorder

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multiple somatic complaints not due to a physical illness

somatization

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psychologist associated with collective unconsciousness of man

Jung

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severe restriction of calories; fear of fat and body image distortion

anorexia nervosa

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behavior alternates between mania and melancholia

bipolar affective disorder

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mild chronic depression

dysthymic disorder

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binge eating with subsequent purging

bulimia nervosa

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define Involutional Melancholia

depression associated with menopause

25

what is the Rorschach Test

psych test using ink blots

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what is the Wechsler Scale?

a method of testing IQ

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psychologist  associated with psychosexual stages

Freud

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psychologist associated with heirarchy of human needs

Maslow

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psychologist associated with classical conditioning

Pavlov

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psychologist associated with operant conditioning

Skinner