A syndrome marked by a clinically significant disturbance in an individual’s cognition, emotion regulation, or behavior
A psychological disorder marked by extreme inattention and/or hyperactivity and impulsivity
An anxiety disorder in which a person is unexplainably and continually tense and uneasy
Fear or avoidance of public situations, such as crowds, where one has felt loss of control
An anxiety disorder marked by unpredictable episodes of intense dread
An anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object
A disorder characterized by unwanted repetitive thoughts (obsessions) and actions (compulsions) or both
A disorder characterized by haunting memories, nightmares, hyper vigilance, social withdrawal, jumpy anxiety, numbness of feeling or insomnia that lasts for four or more weeks after a traumatic experience
Occurs when someone experiences a fearful event and later develops a fear of similar events
A disorder in which a person experiences two or more weeks with at least five symptoms- one being a depressed mood or loss of interest or pleasure
A disorder in which a person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and overexcited state of mania
A disorder characterized by delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech, and diminished inappropriate emotional expression
Symptom of schizophrenia that includes false sensory experiences and false perceptions
A symptom of schizophrenia that includes a false belief
In ________ schizophrenia, the disorder develops gradually and recovery is doubtful
A person with schizophrenia who is experiencing delusions is experiencing a ________ symptom
Freud’s therapeutic technique that included free associations, resistances, dreams, and transferences.
A caring, accepting, nonjudgmental attitude, which Carl Rogers believed would help clients develop self-awareness and self-acceptance
What do psychodynamic therapists call the blocking of anxiety-laden material from conscious awareness
A type of counter conditioning that associates an unpleasant state with an unwanted behavior

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