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Psychology Disorders/Social Final

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General Anxiety Disorder
Worry continually, agitated, free-floating anxiety
Phobic Disorder
irrational fear causes person to avoid object
OCD
unwanted, repetitive thoughts or actions
Panic Attack
intense fear something horrible is about to happen
Conversion
anxiety converted into physical symptom
Hypochondrasis
interpret normal sensations as symptoms of disease
Fugue
identity crisis, live a separate life/personality
Dissociative Identity Disorder
person exhibits 2 or more distinct and alternating personalities
Major Depressive Disorder
hopelessness, detachment from society, physical and cognitive changes, women twice as vulnerable
Bipolar Disorder
alternate b/w depression and mania
Mania
hyperactive, high on life, euphoria
Schizophrenia
split mind, multiple personalities, split from reality, delusions
Zimbardo's Prison Study
people adapt behaviors to environment around them
Asch's Conformity Experiment
people tend to conform under pressure/unanimous