5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
- Dissociative Disorders
- Bipolar Disorder
- Medical Model
- a a mood disorder in which the person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the overexcited state of mania. (Formerly called manic-depressive disorder.)
- b disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated (dissociated) from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings
- c a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
- d the concept that diseases have physical causes that can be diagnosed, treated, and, in most cases, cured. When applied to psychological disorders, the medical model assumes that these mental illnesses can be diagnosed on the basis of their symptoms and cured through therapy, which may include treatment in a psychiatric hospital.
- e false beliefs, often of persecution or grandeur, that may accompany psychotic disorders
5 Multiple choice questions
- psychological disorders characterized by emotional extremes. See major depressive disorder, mania, and bipolar disorder.
- an anxiety disorder in which a person is continually tense, apprehensive, and in a state of autonomic nervous system arousal
- a mood disorder in which a person experiences, in the absence of drugs or a medical condition, two or more weeks of significantly depressed moods, feelings of worthlessness, and diminished interest or pleasure in most activities
- a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state
- an anxiety disorder marked by unpredictable minutes-long episodes of intense dread in which a person experiences terror and accompanying chest pain, choking, or other frightening sensations
5 True/False questions
Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) → a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
Psychological Disorder → deviant, distressful, and dysfunctional behaviour patterns
Personality Disorders → psychological disorders characterized by inflexible and enduring behavior patterns that impair social functioning
DSM-IV → an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object or situation
Phobia → an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object or situation