5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What is characteristic of the catatonic type of schizophrenia?
- What are some prodromal or residual symptoms?
- What are delusions?
- What is formal thought disorder?
- What are examples of positive symptoms?
- a 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.
- b 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!]
- c strong beliefs that are untrue and are contrary to a person's educational and cultural background
- d derailment
pressure of speech
loosening of association
perseveration (repeating topics over and over again!)
neologisms (new word that is not in mainstream vocabulary)
can't think abstractly!
- e hallucinations, delusions, bizarre behavior, formal thought disorder
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- obsessive repetitions of meaningless words
- bizarre : the delusion is clearly unlikely
Non-bizarre: the delusion is theoretically posislbe
- reduction/loss of ability to initiate and persist in goal-directed activities
- -reduction or absence of interest in relationships and interactions with other people.
5 True/False Questions
T/F. Olfactory and Gustory hallucinations are rare → True
What is required in the active phase? → obsessive repetitions of meaningless words
What is anhedonia? → loss or reduction in capacity for experiencing pleasure
What are the typical stages of schizophrenia? → Catatonic, Disorganized, Paranoid, Undifferentiated, Residual types
In the history of diagnostic classification of the disease, what is Kraeplin associated with? → the "four as" fundamental symptoms: autism, ambivalence, loosening of associations, inappropriate affect