Mental Health 3
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Mental Health 3
you must have how many symptoms in a month to be diagnosed with schizophrenia?
negative symptoms of schiz?
affect, alogia, avolition, anhendonia
positive smyptoms of schiz?
related to delusions, halucinations, tangenital speech
cognitive symptoms of schiz?
disordered thinking, inability to make decisions, poor decision making and problem solving
depressing symptoms of schiz?
hopelessness and suicidal thoughts
Schizophrenia has 3 kind of hallucinations?
auditory, visual and command
what is command hallucinations?
most serious, may cause harm to self or others
types of schizophrenia?
paranoid, disorganized, catatonic, residual and undifferentiated
suspicious toward others, and hallucinations?
with drawl from society and very inappropriate behaviors such as poor hygiene and muttering constantly to self, more in homeless, bizarre mannerisms, speech hallucination and delusions
characterized by 2 abnormal movements?
constant movement, unusual movement, posturing, incohherent speech, self care needs may be predominate, danger to self or others in thsi catatonic stage
client may appear comatose, waxy, flexibility, extreme self care needs in this catatonic stage?
active symptoms are no longer present but the client has two or more symptoms?
the client has symptoms of schiz but does not meet criteria for any other types
goal of psychosocial treatment?
clinical and family support, rehab, humanitarian/public safety
etiology of schiz?
role of seratonin and glumate, brain anomolies, birth complications, loss of o2, toxin exposure, infection
hwo do u assess a schiz pt?
schiz meds? treats pos and neg symptoms
risperdal, zyprexa, seroquel, abilify, clozaril
meds of schiz that treat pos symptoms?
hadol, thorazine, prolixin
ativan and klonipin