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Ages for anorexia/bulimia

11-23

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Anorexia

Prolonged refusal to eat adequate amounts of food

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Bulimia

Engages in periodic episodes of binge eating and then purges (vomiting or laxatives)

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Binge

Eating extreme amounts of food (3-5 times normal amount) in a discrete period of time (less than one hour)

High fat/sugar/calorie amounts

During this time they feel out of control

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Causes of Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)

Results from extreme and repeated trauma that occurs during important periods of development during childhood.

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Causes of schizophrenia

Combination of genetics and environment contributes to development of the disorder

Problems with certain naturally occurring brain chemicals, including neurotransmitters called dopamine and glutamate

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Deviance behavior

Persons behavior is different than society's definition of normal

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Maladaptive behavior

Persons behavior interferes with functioning

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Personal distress

Individual feels discomfort

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Diagnostic Drawing Series

Art therapy in which the patient is asked to draw three pictures

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Dissociative disorders w/o fugue

2 or more distinct personalities
Cannot recall serious personal info

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DID w/ fugue

A state or period of loss of awareness of ones identity, often coupled with flight from ones usual environment

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DID female vs male

Females more than males

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Anxiety disorder female vs male

More common in males than females

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Schizophrenia male vs female

More likely
In males than females

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GAD (generalized anxiety disorder)

Feels: anxious, keyed-up, and worried all day for at least 6 months

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Hallucinations

Altered perception on:
Visual
Auditory
Touch
Olfactory
Gustatory

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Delisions

Irrational
Thoughts

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Manic episode

Increased psychomotor agitation
Decreased sleep (more than 72 hours without sleep)
Irritable mood
Decreased concentration
Expansive mood
Impulsiveness

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MDD (major depressive disorder)

5 of:
Suicidal thoughts/behaviors
Change in weight
Fatigue
Loss of interest in activities one formally enjoyed
Lowered concentration
Psychomotor retardation

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Dysthymia

MDD low severity for 2 years

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Bipolar disorder

Depressed episode to manic episode cycling for 3-4 times per year

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Cyclothymia

Rapid bipolar cycles 6x a year

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SAD (seasonal affective disorder)

MDD in respect to low levels of natural light

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Compulsions

Repetitive stereotypical behaviors that have limited purpose or time consuming

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Obsessions

Repetitive irrational fears and thoughts

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OCD

A persons profound sense of anxiety is reflected in persistent, unwanted, unshakable thoughts and/or irresistible acts that a person feels driven to repeat to help control or block out anxiety caused by obsessions

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Panic disorder w/o agoraphobia

Sudden, intense, unexpected panic; a debilitating state of fear of a specific event

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Simple phobia

Fear is of specific disorders

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Social phobia

Fear is of being in a situation where you may be evaluated

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PTSD

When a persons profound sense of anxiety is reflected in persistent, unwanted, unshakable thoughts and/or irresistible habitual, repeated actions

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Clang association

Rhyme words or phrases (Schizophrenia)

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Neologism

Person makes up new words

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Word salad

Radom order of words

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Preservation

Stuck on one word or phrase

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Nonverbal expression

Always flat time or
Doesn't match what they're talking about

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Catatonic

No movement or purposelessness

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Paranoid schizophrenia

Delusions
Of
Persecution

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Disorganized schizophrenia

Disorganized

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Catatonic schizophrenia

Disturbed language or behavior
Hallucinations or delusions
Poor hygiene

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Agoraphobia

Intense fear of being in places or situations in which escape might be difficult or where help might not be available in the event of a panic attack