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Lack of interest in talking with others or answering questions with more than a one- or two-word answer
The inability to experience pleasure
Lack of will or volition
A type of schizophrenia characterized by non-normal activity of the motor system
Beliefs without support for their occurrence and that are at odds with the individual's current environment
A type of schizophrenia characterized by disorganized speech patterns and behavior
Sensory experiences that can involve any of the sense and that are at odds with the individual's current environment.
In schizophrenia, lack of affect in situations that call for it, poor motivation, and social withdrawal.
A type of schizophrenia characterized by delusions whose themes generally center on ideas of grandiosity or persecution.
In schizophrenia, the presence of such characteristics as hallucinations, delusions, disorganized thinking, and disorganized behavior.
Disorders that involve a loss of being in touch with reality and are characterized by abnormal thinking and sensory processes
A debilitating psychotic disorder in which individuals may hear voices, see images not seen by others, believe that others wish to harm or control them, and have bizarre thoughts.
A person who is suffering from disordered thinking, bizarre behavior, and hallucinations, and who is unable to distinguish between fantasy and reality, is likely suffering from ______.
A patient in a psychiatric hospital exhibits disordered thinking, bizarre behavior, and hallucinations. This person is probably suffering from ______.
Beliefs without support for their occurrence and which are at odds with the individual's current environment is referred to as ______.
Gigi, who has schizophrenia, believes that she was sent by God to one day rule the world. Her belief is an example of a(n) ______.
A debilitating psychotic disorder in which individuals may hear voices, see images not seen by others, believe that others wish to harm or control them, and have bizarre thoughts is ______.
Which of the following is an accurate statement regarding schizophrenia?
it is a type of psychotic disorder
Disorders that involve a loss of being in touch with reality and are characterized by abnormal thinking and sensory processes is referred to as ______.
The television talks to Heidi. It tells her the police are out to get her. Because Heidi has schizophrenia, she is mostly experiencing a(n) ______.
False beliefs held by a person who refuses to accept evidence of their falseness are known as ______.
Nick is admitted to a mental institution because he hears voices talking to him that no one else can hear, and he sees demons attacking him, though no one else can see anything near him. Nick's symptoms are known as ______.
Bleuler identified the four "A's" of schizophrenia.
Which choice matches a type of delusion seen in schizophrenia with its definition?
Persecution - the belief that people are plotting againts the individual.
In the case of a disorder such as schizophrenia, the endophenotypes are ______.
physical, physiological, or psychological
Which option correctly matches a type of schizophrenic symptoms with the associated portion of the prefrontal cortex (PFC)?
disorganized symptoms - dorsolateral PFC
According to Jonathan Burns' (2004) evolutionary theory of schizophrenia, ______.
schizophrenia is a side-effect of the evolution of complex cognitive and social abilities
With respect to schizophrenia, positive symptom is to negative symptom as ______ is to ______.
hallucination; social withdrawal
Today, people with schizophrenia are treated mainly in mental hospitals.
The distinction between positive and negative symptoms is BEST seen as a(n) ______ distinction.
Presence vs absence
______ schizophrenia, unspecified catatonia and delusion disorder are ______ disorders.
Which stage in the treatment of schizophrenia is matched with the correct process?
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