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-in our genes, nothing you can do. -occurs in brain. Keeps ppl from leading healthy happy lfe. -brought on by brain tumors, expwriences, brain damage.
Really nervous, anxious or worried by certain things. - cant go out to work, school. Ex: arachnaphobia: fear spiders. Clausterphobia: rear of small spaces
Obsessive compulsive disorder
Must act on certain thoughts that cant go away. Do it till thought goes away. Happens throughout day. Ex: keep on washing hands. Flipping light switch.
Post traumatic stress disorder
Experiences traumatic experience& stress out about it. Cant get away from thought. Ex: war veterans
Body becomes tired from being worried. Become unhealthy. Have panic attacks.
Anxiety disorder types
Phobias OCD post traumatic stress & general anxiety
Believe they ar sick & constantly go to doctor. Keep going even if doc says theyre fine
Depression. ( manic & clinical)
Person gets really happy then really sad. Constant mood swings
Always in bad state. Hpeless, worthless, no point in living. Will not seek help. Friends seek help. Leads to teenage suicide
Schizophrenia & passive agressive
Mind hears and sees things that arent there. Cant distinguish between reality and not. Talk to ppl that arent there
Not directly agressive. Manipulative.Mentally hurt others. hard time keeping friends. Can lead to depression