5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is formal thought disorder?
- What are types of delusions?
- What is alogia?
- T/F A visual hallucination is not usually associated with an underlying medical issue.
- What are hallucinations defined as?
- a persecutory/paranoid
delusions of reference
delusions of being controlled
delusions of mind reading
- b derailment
pressure of speech
loosening of association
perseveration (repeating topics over and over again!)
neologisms (new word that is not in mainstream vocabulary)
can't think abstractly!
- c -perceptions experienced without an external stimulus to the sense organs
-have a quality similar to a true perception
- d poverity of speech and thought-- it is a reduction in the quantity of thought.
and we know this because we see:
decreased fluency and productivity of speech.
- e False -- it is!
5 Multiple choice questions
- absence of delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, grossly disorganized speech or catatonic behavior!
BUT will see presence of: negative symptoms or 2 or more symptoms used to diagnose schizo DMS-4 style.
- loss or reduction in capacity for experiencing pleasure
- social isolation or withdrawal
impairment of functioning
impaired personal hygeine
blurred or inappropriate affect
odd beliefs (superstitions, ESP)
unusual perceptual experiences
these symptoms [along with active symptoms] should be present continuously for 6 mos.
- copying someone's sounds
apathy and avolition
5 True/False questions
What is characteristic of the undifferentiated type? → active psychotic symptoms== but does not meet criteria for other types!
What are illusions? → distortions of real images or sensations
What are the typical stages of schizophrenia? → Catatonic, Disorganized, Paranoid, Undifferentiated, Residual types
What are delusions? → distortions of real images or sensations
What is avolition? → reduction/loss of ability to initiate and persist in goal-directed activities