PSY 154 ch 13 Exam 5

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PSY 154 ch 13 Exam 5
2010-12-05 20:28:22
psy psy disorders

ch 13 psyc disorders
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  1. What kind of disorders are marked by feelings of excessive aprehension and anxiety?
    anxiety disorders
  2. How many different anxiety disorders are there and what are they?
  3. 5
    • 1. Generalized
    • 2. phobic
    • 3. Panic
    • 4. Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
    • 5. Posttraumatice Stress (PTSD)
  4. What type of anxiety disorder is marked by persistent uncontrollable intrusions of unwanted thoughts (___) and urges to engaged in senseless rituals (___)?
    • OCD, Obsessive-compulsive disorder
    • obsessios
    • compulsions
  5. What type of anxiety disorder is characterized by recurrent attacks of overwhelming anxiety that usually occurs suddenly and unexpectedly?
    Panic Disorder
  6. What kind of anxiety disorder is marked by a chronic high level of anxiety that isn't tied to any specific threat?
  7. What type of anxiety disorder is marked by a persistent and irrational fear of an object or situation that presents no realistic danger?
    Phobic disorder
  8. _____ Disorders are a class of disorders in which people lose contact with portions of their consciousness or memory, resulting in disruptions in their sense of identity.
  9. Dissociative ____ is a sudden loss of memory for important personal information that is too extensiveto be due to normal forgetting.
  10. _____, people lose their memory for their entire lives along with their sense of personal identity aka Multiple Personality Disorder
    Dissociative fugue
  11. _____ Disorders are a class of disorders marked by emotional disturbances of varied kinds that may spill over due to disrupt physical, perceptual, social, and thought processes.
  12. People suffering from ____ ____ ____ show persistent feelings of sadness and despair and a loss of interest in previous sources of pleasure.
    major depressive disorder
  13. Formerly known as manic depressive disorder, this disorder is marked by the experience of both depressed and manic periods
  14. ____ disorders encompass a class of disorders marked by delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, and deterioration of adaptivebehavior.
  15. ____ are false beliefs that are maintained even though they clearly are out of touch with reality.
  16. ____ Schizophrenia characterized by delusions of persecution and grandure.
  17. ___ is marked by striking motor disturbances, ranging from muscular rigidty to random motor activity.
  18. In ____ schizophrenia, a particularly severe deterioration of adaptive behavior is seen.
  19. _____ schizophrenia is marked by idiosyncratic mixtures of schizophrenic symptoms.