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5 Matching questions

  1. agoraphobia
  2. obsessive-compulsive disorder characteristics
  3. Somatization Disorder
  4. biological treatment (panic & agoraphobic)
  5. Generalized Anxiety Disorder vs other anxiety disorders (biological features)
  1. a fear of being in places in which it would be difficult or embarrassing to escape if panic symptoms occur
  2. b medication protective while ppl were taking them, best in combo with PCT
  3. c differs because GAD less responsive on physiological measures (unlike panic), chronically tense because highly sensitive to threats, fatigued easily, mental agitation, always on edge, stress hormones always elevated
  4. d marked by numerous reoccuring physical ailments w/o organic basis, last longer than conversion disorder, 8 symptoms 4 pain 2 gastro 1 sexual 1 psuedo neurological (stroke like, vision problems, muscle probs)
  5. e 1) obsession: recurrent persistant thoughts 2)compulsion: repetitive behaviors, response to behaviors

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the locus ceruleus (part of fear circuit), major source of norepinephrine which triggers SNS
  2. factitious disorder: voluntary symptoms, no obvious gain, done for attention, self harm to induce symptom picture

    by proxy: child abuse, symptoms induced by someone close (mom who loves praise of caring for sick child)
  3. severe anxiety focused on having serious disease, blown out of proportion, features of panic disorder, treatment: explanatory therapy: doc explains source/origin of symptoms
  4. specific fear that you will become sick, early age of onset
  5. known stimulus/ clear trigger, like seeing needle or snake (most likely a phobia)

5 True/False questions

  1. cognitive explanation (panic & agoraphobic)the locus ceruleus (part of fear circuit), major source of norepinephrine which triggers SNS

          

  2. conversion disorder vs malingeringmarked by numerous reoccuring physical ailments w/o organic basis, last longer than conversion disorder, 8 symptoms 4 pain 2 gastro 1 sexual 1 psuedo neurological (stroke like, vision problems, muscle probs)

          

  3. psychological and biological therapies (OCD)psychoanalytic; uncover hidden motivations
    biological: ssris, relapse common once stopped
    psychological: exposure/ritual prevention
    psychosurgery: lesion to cingulate bundle 30% effective

          

  4. psychoanalytic etiology (OCD)general psychological vulnerability where they believe their thoughts are equal to actions, so unacceptable thought is just as bad as action

          

  5. cognitive etiology (OCD)general psychological vulnerability where they believe their thoughts are equal to actions, so unacceptable thought is just as bad as action

          

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