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KINE 1020 Lecture Notes - Schizophrenia, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Continuously Variable Transmission


Department
Kinesiology & Health Science
Course Code
KINE 1020
Professor
Angelo Belcastro

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Talk
Drugs
Symptoms: crazy, irritable, unstable, insane, mental, psychotic, lunatic
Trivialize of talking therapy to diffuse mental illness is to make fun who experience
it and who treat it. Therapist with a Go-tee and a woman.
Talk therapy talking about your childhood
Psychotherapy look at problem and look at perpetuations of problem and
alternative methods to solve; time limited approach
CVT cognitive behavioral therapy underlying faulty assumptions about yourself,
your future and the world around you and it challenges you on those perceptions;
forces you to articulate on your beliefs but we don’t put them into words and
challenge if your beliefs are genuine or not
Alliance between patient and therapist
Respectful, valued, hopeful essential forms of psychotherapy
Most effective treatments for depression and anxiety
Chemically responsive to psychotherapy as shown from the main pathway in the
brain
Medication
1. Antipsychotics helps schizophrenic cases (prior to the 1950s cases would
spend their life in a lunatic asylum); changes their lives
2. Anti-depressants treatment of depression, anxiety and some eating
disorders
3. Anti-anxiety
4. Mood stabilizers lithium (discovered in 1948 still most popular treatment
for those with bi-polar disease); help 70% of people with bi-polar - help
people with bi-polar
Depression social pressures “why can’t you fix this yourself” – sign of
weakness
ECT electro condolsive therapy (shock treatment) severe depression and
manac illness helps 60%
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