← Quiz 8, Abnormal Test
3 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Malingering and Factitious Disorder are conscious production of psych / physical signs / symptoms whereas Somatoform Disorders are unconscious production.
- There are 7: Somatization Disorder, Undifferentiated Somatoform Disorder, Conversion Disorder, Pain Disorder, Hypochondriasis, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Somatoform Disorder NOS
- History before the age of 30 of each of the following: 4 pain, 2 gastrointestinal, one sexual and one pseudoneurological
2 True/False Questions
What percentage of people with Conversion disorder go on to develop a true medical disorder? → History before the age of 30 of each of the following: 4 pain, 2 gastrointestinal, one sexual and one pseudoneurological
How do you treat somatoform disorders? → The intentional production or feigning of physical or psychological signs or symptoms. Motivation is to assume the sick role. External incentives for the behavior is absent.