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antisocial
no loyalty to or concern for others, and without moral standards;
histrionic
Emotional, attention-seeking, immature, and dependent; irrational outbursts and tantrums; flamboyant
schizoid
Emotionally cold and aloof; indifferent to praise or criticism or to the feelings of others;
anorexia nervosa
psyciolgical factors such as anxiety, anger and fear producing unrealistic body image and reluctance to eat
hypochondriasis
a preoccupation with bodily aches, pains, and irrational fear about one's health
Conversion disorder
Physical symptoms appear as a defense against overwhelming anxiety
dissociative disorder
Mental symptoms such as amnesia hide the pain and anxiety of unconcscious conflicts
bulimia nervosa
Fear of obesity in which binge eating is followed by induced vomiting
electroconvulsive therapy
Electric current is applied to the brain to produce convulsions and reverse major depression
hypnosis
A trance is used to help the patient recover deeply repressed feelings
drug therapy
Neuroleptic substances are used to relieve symptoms of psychiatric disorders
psychodrama
Patients express feelings by acting out roles with other patients
cognitive behavioral therapy
Conditioning is used to relieve anxiety and improve symptoms of illness
psychoanalysis
Long-term and intense exploration of unconsciouse feelings, using techniques such as transference and free association
psychoanalysis
Long-term and intense exploration of unconsciouse feelings, using techniques such as transference and free association
play therapy
Toys are used to help children express conflict and feelings
Federal, State, State health department policies and City ordinances.
construction of todays modern hospital is regulated by:
Private & semiprivate rooms
The types of accommodations offered by most of todays hospitals are:
Vertically intergrated hospitals
Hospitals that provide all levels of health care are referred to as:
clinic
A healthcare facilty that soffers various types of care but is smaller than a hospital is commonly reffered to as an :