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Flashcards in Topic 5: Medical Specialties. Subgroup 20: Psychiatry Deck (21):
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anti-psychotic

antipsicótico

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lithium

litio

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feelings of worthlessness

autodesvalorización

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emotional tone

tono afectivo

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post-traumatic stress disorder--PTSD

síndrom de estrés postraumático

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obsessive compulsive disorder--OCD

neurosis obsesivo-compulsiva or trastorno obsesivo-compulsivo

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attention deficit hyperactivity disorder--ADHD

trastorno de deficiencia de atención e hiperactividad

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bipolar disorder

trastorno bipolar (psicosis maniacodepresiva)

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

tries to help people understand how (irrational) thoughts can influence the way they behave, and changing these thoughts can change their behavior. often used for: phobias, anxiety, depression & addictions

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Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

aimed at teaching clients skills for coping with stress, managing emotions & improving relationships with others. uses mindfulness and CBT techniques.

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Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

aimed at teaching clients skills for coping with stress, managing emotions & improving relationships with others. uses mindfulness and CBT techniques.

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anticonvulsants

drugs given to calm and stabilize mood

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mood stabilizer

drugs given to stabilize mood--including tranquilizers and anticonvulsants

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antidepressants

including Serotonin Selective Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI), Tricyclic Anti-depressants (TCA), Serotonin and Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRI), MAO Inhibitors

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antipsychotics

tranquilizing med which works against psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions

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Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)

ongoing and sometimes disabling anxiety about life in general

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satirismo

Satyriasis; uncontrollable or excessive sexual desire in a man

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Fetichismo Transvestido

Transvestic fetishism

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Froterismo

Frotteurism; Frotteurism is a paraphilic interest in rubbing, usually one's pelvic area or erect penis, against a non-consenting person for sexual pleasure. It may involve touching any part of the body, including the genital area.

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Psicosis Circumstancial

situational psychosis

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Voyeurismo Mironismo

Voyeurism Scopophilia

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