Flashcards in Week 8 Deck (17)
When does Panic Disorder peak?
-10 minutes (gradual)
4 Characteristics of Generalized Anxiety Disorder
-All the time
-Basic everyday things
4 Characteristics of Phobic Disorder
-Persistent fears of objects or situations that are disproportionate to the threat
-Fear exceeds reasonable danger
-Different types i.e., agoraphobia, costumed characters, spiders
What does Obsession mean?
What does Compulsion mean?
List 5 Types of OCD
-Completeness / incompleteness
-Cleaning / tidiness
-Checking / touching
Acute is a...
-Immediate response (days)
-Months, years, decades later
4 Characteristics of Acute and PTSD
-Exposure to traumatic events
-Either actual or threatened death or serious injury or personal safety
-Fear, helplessness, or horror
-Soldiers, assaults, natural disasters
Events that cause Acute or PTSD is re experienced through...
-Intrusive memories, disturbing dreams
6 Characteristics of Personality Disorders
-Rigid patterns of behaviour or ways of relating to others
-Ingrained and difficult and resistant to change
-Part of their personality
-Difficulty is in relationships with others
-Do not see need for change
Cluster A is...
-Odd or eccentric
Cluster B is...
-Dramatic, emotional, erratic
Cluster C is...
3 Categories under Cluster A
-Schizoid (aloof, unemotional)
-Paranoid (overly suspicious)
-Schizotypal (add mannerisms, add thought patterns)
4 Categories under Cluster B
-Histrionic (overly emotional, dramatic, shallow)
-Antisocial (charismatic but manipulative, lack remorse, no guilt or empathy)
-Borderline (impulsive, love/hate, feel abandoned)
-Narcissistic (self love, lie about accomplishments, puts down others to look good)