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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Psychopharmacology, Psychopathology, Antihistamine

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Eccentric and unusual behaviour or beliefs are not abnormal according to diagnostic criteria, although the boundary between eccentricity and abnormalit
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Impulsivity, Electroconvulsive Therapy, Bupropion

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Up until 17th century, clinicians attempted to cure melancholia by draining blood from patients to rebalance the body"s humours= bloodletting. Roman ti
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Intellectual Disability, Sleepwalking, Generalized Anxiety Disorder

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Human tendency to classify everything from an early age our taxonomy gets refined as our understanding becomes more sophisticated with age. We begin to
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Fear, Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder, Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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Distinctions between 3 distinctive components of emotion: Eg. during panic attack individuals think im going to die . Behavioural= behavioural response
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Reuptake, Psychophysiology, Reductionism

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Biological approaches to disorders tend to dismiss or downplay the influence of experience, whereas psychological/environmental approaches tend to emph
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergWinter

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Risperidone, Olanzapine, Endophenotype

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Implausible beliefs that persists despite reliable contradictory evidence: e. g. Loosening of associations: shifting thoughts from topic to topic, give
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Weight Loss, Emaciation, Structured Interview

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Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa have been described for thousands of years, but were previously relatively rare and were not seen as a form of mal
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Soltyrei, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Gyroscope

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Psychological assessment= a systematic gathering and evaluation of information pertaining to an individual with suspected abnormal behaviour. Carried o
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter 17: Chapter 17

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The first treatments for psychological disorders were biological. Eg. bleeding, cuts or application of leeches used to correct biological imbalances pr
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Family Therapy, Biosocial Theory, Hypervigilance

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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Task Analysis, Clonidine, Dual Diagnosis

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Until 1980"s, emotional and behavioural difficulties were attributed to lower intelligence and psychosocial problems rather than psychiatric disorder.
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MCGILLPSYC 337Anna WeinbergSpring

PSYC 337 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Alogia, Achievement Orientation, Sleep Deprivation

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Most have inaccurate beliefs that schizophrenics are raving lunatics who are completely irrational and unpredictable or that they have split personalit
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