5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
- Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder
- a an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object or situation
- b an anxiety disorder in which a person is continually tense, apprehensive, and in a state of autonomic nervous system arousal
- c a psychological disorder marked by the appearance by age 7 of one or more three key symptoms: extreme inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity
- d a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
- e a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state
5 Multiple choice questions
- disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated (dissociated) from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings
- 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 in which the person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the overexcited state of mania. (Formerly called manic-depressive disorder.)
- 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
- psychological disorders characterized by distressing, persistent anxiety or maladaptive behaviors that reduce anxiety
5 True/False questions
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) → disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated (dissociated) from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) → a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
Medical Model → 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.
Schizophrenia → a group of severe disorders characterized by disorganized and delusional thinking, disturbed perceptions, and inappropriate emotions and actions
Mood Disorders → psychological disorders characterized by emotional extremes. See major depressive disorder, mania, and bipolar disorder.