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An eating disorder of excessive dieting and refusal to maintain a normal body weight
Characterized by unpleasant tension, distress, and avoidance behavior; (ie. phobias, obsessive-compulsive, post-traumatic stress disorder)
Servere lack of response to other people; witdrawl, inability to interact, and retarded language development
A physical symptom, with no organic basis, that appears as a result of anxiety and conflict
Confusion in thinking; faulty perceptions and irrational behavior. Can by associated w/substance withdrawl.
Major mood disorder with chronic sadness, loss of energy, hopelessness, worry, and discouragement
An anxiety disorder in which recurrent thoughts and repetitive acts dominate behavior
Recurrent intense sexual urge, fantasy, or behavior that involves unusual objects, activities, or situations
Lifelong personality patterns marked by inflexibility and impairment of social functioning.
Anxiety related symptoms appear following exposure to personal experience of a traumatic event
Defense mechanism by which unacceptable thoughts, feelings, and impulses are pushed into the unconscious
Having physical symptoms that cannot be explained by any actual physical disorder
Regular use of psychoactive substances (alcohol, cocaine amphetamines, cannabis, hallucinogens, opioids, and sedatives) that affect the central nervous system
Seasonal affective (SAD)
Form of depression that appears related to fluctuations in persons exposure to natural light
Chemical present in gastrointestinal mucosa, platelets, that affects sleep and sensory perception
Characterized by spasmodic muscular contractions most commonly involving the face, mouth, eyes, head, neck, or shoulder muscles. People with tic disorders make sounds or display repeated, quick, sudden, and/or uncontrollable body movements.
Detect changes that occur inside and outside the body and convey them to the brain.
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