Class Notes (837,346)
Canada (510,232)
Psychology (492)
PSYC 1200 (230)
Debra Lall (14)

PSYC1200 03 10 2014.docx

2 Pages
Unlock Document

PSYC 1200
Debra Lall

PSYC1200 03 10 2014 • depression starts when days get short • tired all the time, increased appetite, weight gain, carbo craving, relationship withdrawals Gender Differences in Depression: (Susan Nolen-Hoeksema) • Women: life experiences, sexual abuse, more likely to attempt suicide • Men: more successful (suicide) • common more in pessimistic people Suicide - not on impulse act, requires planning Personality Disorder Borderline PD • experience great instability and intensity in personal relationship; generally result from controlling anger Antisocial PD • longstanding pattern of irresponsible/unlawful behaviour that violates social norms  Somatoform Disorders - has physical illness that cannot be fully explained by actual medical con'ds.  Dissociative Disorders -disturbance in the integration of memory, identity or consciousness Somatoform vs. Dissociative Somatoform • Hypochondriasis - belief in physical illness despite reassurances of health from medical practitioners • Sonatization Disorder - long history of unexplained physical complaints • Conversion Disorder - loss of motor/sensory fun'c that cannot be explained by damage to the NS or other physical damage Dissociative • DissociativeAmnesia - inability to remember personal experiences • DID (Dissociative Identity Disorder) - 2 or more distinct personality; cases of "Sybil", "Three Faces of Eve" • Fugue - start a new life + identity; doesn't remember past (but might remember sometime) Schizoprenic Disorders • breakdown of integrated person
More Less

Related notes for PSYC 1200

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.