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The mind affects the body

Psychosomatic

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Headache worsened by stress

Migraine

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Females : one of migraine cause

Premenstrual syndrome

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Types of reactors

Nose
Pulse
Stomach
Foot

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What is stressful to you,

May not be stressful to others

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Total absolute bed rest

Morita therapy

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In contact with reality but too worried

Neurosis

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Two types of neurosis

Neurotic nucleus
Neurotic paradox

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Neurotic type avoiding stress and challenges--drop subjects to avoid recitation

Neurotic nucleus

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Maintain a lifestyle of unproductivity, what neurotic type?

Neurotic paradox

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How would you know you are non neurotic

Adaptability

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They worry even there is nothing to worry about. 1.25 dean lister. Still worried

Gad

12

Irrational fear

Phobia

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2 types of phobia

Specific
Social

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What is social phobia? EPI

Extremely, painfully, irritatingly shy in social situations

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Intervention for PTSD

Stress debriefing / Crisis intervention

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Body aches and over reacts until they gain sympathy and mercy. MULTIPLE RECURRENT BODILY SYMPTOMS

Somatization

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Less form of somatization. Single bodily complaint

Hypochondriasis

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Neurological symptom, somatoform

Conversion

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4 categories of conversion disorder

Motor
Sensory
Seizures / convulsions
Mixed presentation

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A body part is defective

BDD

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Faking symptoms for personal gain

Malingering

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If they have bruise, they will worsen it

Factitious

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Memory loss not attributed to brain dysfunction associated with brain damage

Dissociative amnesia

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4 forms of dissociative amnesia

Localized
Selective
Generalized
Continuous

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Amnesia specified time interval

Localized

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Amnesia only few can be recalled

Selective

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Amnesia cant remember anything at all

Generalized

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Amnesia from a date onwards

Continuous

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Dissociative suddenly travels unexpectedly to another place

Fugue

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Mind altering drugs

Hallucinogens
Ecstasy
LSD

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Causal factors of dissociative amnesia

Low self esteem
Actual trauma
Stress
Trauma

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Long lasting and maladaptive pattern of inner experiences and behavior dating back to adolescence or young adulthood

Personality disorders

33

4 areas where personality disorders are manifested

Interpersonal functioning
Cognition
Affectivity
Wild impulse control

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In the 4 areas affected in PD, how many of the 4 criteria should be met to diagnose?

2

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Why are PD arranged in clusters?

Overlap behavior

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What differentiates schizotypal from schizophrenia?

No psychotic features

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Why is borderline called borderline?

Border between neurosis and psychosis

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Not just attention seekers, but attention suckers

Histrionic

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4 types of narcissistic

Amorous - sex seductive, avoid intimacy
Compensatory - create illusion of superiority
Unprincipled - deceptive, arrogant, exploitative
Elitist - privileged, empowered, recognition, status

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The worse form of social phobia

Avoidant