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Crime & Mental Disorders Chapter 3
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The first manual that focused on the clinical aspects of mental disorders
· Diagnostic guide to mental disorders
What is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)?
What is the percent of those for which marketed psychiatric drugs work?
Four to ten times more likely to be in the criminal justice system than those without neurodevelopmental disability
Representation of those with neurodevelopmental disabilities in the criminal justice system
Antisocial personality disorder and borderline personality disorder
What are the two most common personality disorders represented in the criminal justice system?
psychosis and major depressive disorder
What are the two most commonly mental illnesses encountered by the criminal justice system?
The individual can no longer know what is real.
What is psychosis?
They have much higher rates of violence.
How do individuals with bipolar disorder compare to individuals with other mood disorders in regards to violence?
Delusions, disordered thinking, heightened perceptions, hallucinations, inappropriate emotions for the situation.
What are the positive symptoms of schizophrenia spectrum disorder?
Poverty of speech, blunted/flat affect, loss of motivation, social withdraw into own ideas and fantasies
What are the negative symptoms of schizophrenia spectrum disorder?
They contribute more to the public health burden of violent behavior than all other psychiatric disorders combined.
What is the impact of alcohol and drug use disorders in regards to violent behavior?
• Schizophrenia is characterized by a split or multiple personalities.
• Personality weakness or character flaws cause mental illness
• Mentally ill individuals, even those managing illness, can never function as productive members of society.
• High rates of mental disorders and decreasing institutional care options are problems unique to the U.S.
What are the four common myths regarding mental illness?
Only one state met the minimum number of neccessary beds for psychological adequate services for those with mental illness.
· 42 of the 50 states had less than half the minimum number needed
According to a recent report by the Treatment Advocacy Center, how many states meet the minimum number of necessary beds for psychological adequate services for those with mental illness?
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