Mood Disorders

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Mood Disorders
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  1. Mood Disorders
    Bipolar & Depression
  2. –Has
    experienced at least one episode of mania that alternates with depression

    –Psychosis
    may accompany the manic episode

    –Causes
    impairment in functioning

    –May
    require hospitalization for protection of self and others

    –Symptoms
    are not due to influence of a substance or medical condition
    •Bipolar I Disorder
  3. –Hypomanic
    episodes alternate with major depression

    –Disturbance
    in mood is observed by others

    –Psychosis
    is not present

    –Functioning
    increases with hypomania; with depression suicide is a risk

    –hospitalization
    is not indicated

    –Symptoms
    are not due to influence of a substance or medical condition
    •Bipolar II Disorder
  4. –Hypomanic
    episodes alternate with minor depressive episodes

    –At
    least 2-year duration

    –Numerous
    episodes of hypomania and depressed mood of insufficient severity to
    meet the criteria for either
    bipolar I or II disorder
    •Cyclothymic Disorder
  5. •Major Depressive Disorder

    –Characterized by depressed mood

    –Loss of interest or pleasure in usual activities (anhedonia)

    –Social and occupational functioning impaired for at least 2 weeks

    –No history of manic behavior

    –Cannot be attributed to use of substances or a general medical condition
    •Major Depressive Disorder

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