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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Progressive Muscle Relaxation, Anxiety Disorder, Somatic Nervous System

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4 Feb 2017
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Anxiety: focused on the future rather than the immediate present. Anxiety disorders represent the most common type of abnormal behavior (18%) Both shar
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Binge Eating Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating

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13 Mar 2017
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Emaciation, distorted view of body, intense fear of gaining weight. Cessation of menstruation, obsessive preoccupation with food, occasional purging, a
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome, Antisocial Personality Disorder, Sympathetic Nervous System

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2 Apr 2017
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Psychoactive substances: chemicals that alter a person"s mood, level of perception, or brain functioning. Alcohol is a depressant of the central nervou
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 15: Fetus, Mirror Neuron, Leo Kanner

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13 Apr 2017
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Chapter 15: intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. Three major criteria: deficits in intellectual functions, deficits in adaptive func
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16: Separation Anxiety Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Enuresis

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13 Apr 2017
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Often break rules, are angry and aggressive, impulsive, overactive, and inattentive. Many symptoms involve violations of age-appropriate social rules,
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Obsessive–Compulsive Personality Disorder, Antisocial Personality Disorder, Histrionic Personality Disorder

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12 Mar 2017
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Personality: enduring patterns of thinking and behavior that define the person and distinguish them from other people. A person must fit the general de
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 13: Major Depressive Episode, Delusional Disorder, Mania

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7 Apr 2017
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Schizophrenia: severe form of abnormal behavior that encompasses what most of us have come to know as madness. The most common symptoms of schizophreni
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Debriefing, Acute Stress Reaction, Dissociative Identity Disorder

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20 Feb 2017
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Dissociation: disruption of the normally integrated mental processes involved in memory, consciousness, identity, and perception. Traumatic stress: an
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: General Paresis Of The Insane, Classical Conditioning, Axon Terminal

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30 Jan 2017
2
Cannot yet answer questions such as do chemical imbalances cause depression, or does depression cause chemical imbalances?". Four broad theories of abn
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Progressive Muscle Relaxation, Electroconvulsive Therapy, Psychoactive Drug

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2 Feb 2017
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Based on therapy outcome (how well the treatment works) or therapy process (what makes therapy work) Eclectic: using different treatments for different
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: National Comorbidity Survey, Mental Breakdown, Psychopathology

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30 Jan 2017
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Mental disorders are the second leading cause of disease-related disabilities and morality (below cardiovascular conditions and slightly ahead of cance
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U OF MPSYCH 270Nestor Lopez- DuranWinter

PSYCH 270 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Major Depressive Episode, Bipolar I Disorder

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5 Feb 2017
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Emotion: state of arousal that is defined by subjective states of feeling. Affect: pattern of observable behaviors (facial expression) associated with
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