M.D. (Can prescribe medication)
Licensed Professional Counselors
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners
P.M.H.N.P. (Can Prescribe medication)
What percent of Americans have at least one mental illness in a given year?
What percent have an addictive disorder
What percent of Children have a serious emotional disturbance
2 ancient ways of treating Mental illness'
making the body to unpleasant for the demon to occupy
Father of modern medicine, separated magic from medicine
Hippocrates classified 3 kinds of mental states
Mania -Abnormal level of excitement
Melancholia - Abnormal level of depression
Phrenitis - Brain fever
Hippocrates four kinds of fluid imbalances
Sanguine - Passionate
Melancholy - Depressed
Choleric - Quick to anger
Phlegmatic - Sluggish
Hippocrates treating of the fluid imbalances
Hippocrates recommends what treatment to heal body fluids?
rest, exercise, no sex, no booze, bland diet.
Studied anatomy to discover answers to questions about the workings of the human body and mind. and was the first to believe that physical disorders were psychological in origin. Coined hysteria (wandering uteris)
1247 poor houses became
Mad people could be treated like animals because they were just as valuable
Signs of witchcraft
red spots or insensitivity on the skin
Preferred method of dealing with suspected witch
Burning... if they lived they were a witch, if they died they weren't a witch.
How many people were executed for witchcraft from 1400 to 1600
In Scotland how many people were executed for witch craft
How many people were executed in Salem for witchcraft?
Salem witch trials happened when
When was the Madhouse Act passed?
1774 - beginning of reform for better treatment of the mentally ill.
Who started the Retreat of York
William Tuke started it for better environment where patience were called Guests
Who was Dorthea Dix
in 1843, presented her argument for more reform for mentally ill people before legislature.
When was the first psychology text book published?
introduced term of hypnotism as a cure for hysteria in 1842
First popularized hypnotism and the concept of magnetic fluids off balance (we got the term of mesmerized because of him)
Criteria for abnormality#1
Criteria for abnormality#2
Criteria for abnormality#3
Risk to self or others
Criteria for abnormality#4
Unpredictability and loss of control
Criteria for abnormality#5
Rareness and unconventionality
Criteria for abnormality#6
Criteria for abnormality#7
Socially and culturally unacceptable behavior
Causes of abnormality
biological, psychological, sociocultural