5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What are the most frequent type of hallucinations?
- What is characteristic of the catatonic type of schizophrenia?
- What are the typical stages of schizophrenia?
- What is characteristic of the undifferentiated type?
- What are some prodromal or residual symptoms?
- a active psychotic symptoms== but does not meet criteria for other types!
- b social isolation or withdrawal
impairment of functioning
impaired personal hygeine
blurred or inappropriate affect
odd beliefs (superstitions, ESP)
unusual perceptual experiences
these symptoms [along with active symptoms] should be present continuously for 6 mos.
- c auditory
- d prodromal, active, residual
main points of each phase:
prodromal: 1) onset takes place over months to years, social withdrawal, work impairment, blunting of emotion, avolition= lack of motivation and desire
Active: 1) hallucinations, delusions, or disorganized speech or behavior -- these symptoms lead to medical intervention
Residual: 1) Active phase symptoms are minimal, if not absent-- will see more negative symptoms
- e 2 or more of the following:
1) motoric immobility evidenced by catalepsy
2) negativism or mutism
3) excessive motor activity
4) peculiar voluntary movements involving posture
5) echopraxia- involuntary, repetitive movement
6) echolalia- repeating what someone says-- automatically [almost like a parrot does!]
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- reduction/loss of ability to initiate and persist in goal-directed activities
- the "four as" fundamental symptoms: autism, ambivalence, loosening of associations, inappropriate affect
- Catatonic, Disorganized, Paranoid, Undifferentiated, Residual types
delusions of reference
delusions of being controlled
delusions of mind reading
- schizo is a chronic, deteriorating state
5 True/False Questions
What is characteristic of the paranoid type? → pre-occupation with one or more delusions or frequent auditory hallucinations [no disorganized speech, behavior, etc]
How would you describe bizarre behavior? → clothing/appearance
What is alogia? → loss or reduction in capacity for experiencing pleasure
What are the DSM 4 Diagnostic features of Schizo? → --include
1) ACTIVE psychotic symptoms for at least a month
2) functioning below the highest level expected
3) duration of illness for at least 6 mos (including prodromal or residual phases)
What is formication? → reduction/loss of ability to initiate and persist in goal-directed activities