Flashcards in QUIZ 2 - Chapter 13 - Part 2 (Pgs 250-265) Deck (19)
Children separated from parents during a traumatic event are most vulnerable to _________.
____ is an immediate stress response to exposure to trauma that lasts approximately 1 month.
If ASD symptoms continue for more than 1 month, it becomes _____.
These are a group of disorders that involve emotional disturbances such as extreme sadness or euphoria
3 most common mood disorders
major depression, minor depression, and brief recurrent depression
In young children depression is reportedly more common in GIRLS or BOYS?
By age of 14, who will have more depression? Girls or Boys?
The single known cause for depression is:
no known cause exists
Suicide is the ______ leading cause of death among 15-19 year olds and the ____ leading cause of death among the 10 to 14 year old age group
Characteristics of this disorder are the two extremes of mood: depression and mania
While bipolar disorder can be managed with ______, it remains a lifetime condition
mood stabilizing medication
Schizophrenia is more common in boys or girls?
how early can schizophrenia develop?
5 or 6 years old
Schizophrenia of the disorganized type is seen most commonly in _______
adolescent or early adult males
SCHIZ: In the ______ stage, children & adolescents begin to withdraw from activities and social contacts because of difficulty functioning in groups such as the classroom or group social settings.
SCHIZ: What are some of the symptoms?
disorganized thinking, behaviors, and speech; hallucinations, delusions
Are the voices that schizophrenics hear positive?
no, they usually are critical or instruct the person to harm themself
SCHIZ: What is an OT's role?
age-related skill development, esp. social & life skills