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Abnormal Psychology Crossword

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__ disorder is characterized by being chronically but not continually depressed for a period of two years dysthymic
__ disorder is marked by fluctuations between depression and mania bipolar
__ involves placing electrodes on the skull and administering mild electric current through the brain ECT
OCD, avoidant, borderline, antisocial, and schizotypal are all __ disorders personality
Those that suffer from antisocial personality disorder disregard the rights of others without ___ guilt
Instability in personal relationships, self-image, and emotions is __ personality disorder. borderline
__ is a serious mental disorder that lasts for at least six months and may include delusions, hallucinations, disorganized speech and behavior, and decreased emotional expression schizophrenia
irrational beliefs that have no basis in reality delusions
characterized by little or no emotional responsiveness when an emotional reaction would be expected flat affect
Dissociative __ is characterized by inability to recall important personal information or events and is usually associated with stressful or traumatic events amnesia
Presence of two or more distinct identities or personalities is dissociative __ disorder identity
The social norms approach says that behavior is considered __ if it deviates greatly from accepted social standards abnormal
A __ diagnosis is the process of matching an individual's symptoms to a particular mental disorder clinical
__ 5 describes a uniform system for assessing specific symptoms and matching them to mental disorders DSM
About __ of people will develop at least one mental disorder in their lifetime. half
Characterized by excessive or unrealistic worry about everything GAD
Intense or irrational fear that is out of proportion to the possible danger of the object or situation phobia
Anxiety about being in places or situations from which escape might be difficult or embarrassing if a panic attack happens agoraphobia
Disabling condition that results from personally experiencing an event that involves actual or threatened death or serious injury from witnessing or hearing of such an event PTSD
__ disorders- recurring, multiple, and significant bodily symptoms that have no physical causes somatoform
Cognitive-__ therapy involves changing negative thoughts by substituting positive ones and limiting disruptive behaviors behavioral
__ therapy- gradually exposing the person to the real anxiety-producing situations until the anxiety decreases exposure

Mental Health Awareness Crossword

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sadness; gloom; dejection depression
a state of serious emotional and mental deterioration, of organic or functional origin dementia
having a tendency to dwell on unwanted thoughts or perform certain repetitious rituals, especially as a defense against anxiety from unconscious conflicts obsessivecompulsive
the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness psychiatry
a technique in which one focuses one's full attention only on the present, experiencing thoughts, feelings, and sensations but not judging them mindfulness
to give advice to; advise counseling
a mental health diagnosis characterized by an alternation between varying levels of euphoria and depression bipolar
a specific response by the body to a stimulus, as fear or pain, that disturbs or interferes with the normal psychological equilibrium of an organism stress
a state of apprehension and psychic tension occurring in some forms of mental disorder anxiety
to make easier or less difficult; contribute to; facilitate help
a disorder that can result in hallucinations, delusions, and extremely disordered thinking and behavior schizophrenia
an idiosyncratic belief or impression that is firmly maintained despite being contradicted by what is generally accepted as reality or rational argument, typically a symptom of mental disorder delusion

Mood Disorders Crossword

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Feelings of severe despondency. Depression
Depression due to life's struggles or an injured self-esteem. Normal depression
Marked by periods of great excitement and over activity. Mania
Treatment of mental or behavioral disorders through talk therapy. Psychotherapy
Episodes of mood swings ranging from depression to mania. Bipolar
Brain disorder of persistently depressed mood or loss of interest. Clinical depression
Psychological disorder of elevation or lowering of a persons mood. Mood Disorders
eases symptoms of depressed mood and anxiety. Selective serotonin Reputake
Depression that occurs at the same time every year. SAD
mood stabilizing medications Antidepressant

Abnormal Behavior Crossword

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Recurrent episodes of binge eating; recurrent inappropriate compensatory behaviors to prevent weight gain; self-evaluation that is unduly influenced by body shape and weight. BULIMIANERVOSA
DISORDERS IN WHICH CONSCIOUS AWARENESS BECOMES SEPARATED (DISSOCIATED) FROM PREVIOUS MEMORIES, THOUGHTS, AND FEELINGS CONVERSIONDISORDER
a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state SCHIZOPHRENIA
disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings DISSOCIATIVEDISORDER
Recurrent and persistent thoughts that are intrusive (obsessions) followed by repetitive behaviors or mental acts the individual feels driven to perform (compulsions) [ABV] OCD
Impairing levels of inattention, disorganization and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity. [ABV] ADHD
Persistent deficits in social communication and social interaction across multiple contexts AUTISM
Insidious onset and gradual progression of cognitive and behavioral symptoms (decline in memory and learning) ALZHEIMERS
significant binge-eating episodes, followed by distress, disgust, or guilt, but without the compensatory purging or fasting BINGEEATINGDISORDER
significant binge-eating episodes, followed by distress, disgust, or guilt, but without the compensatory purging or fasting SOMATICSYMPTOMDISORDER
Consistent failure to speak in social situations in which there is an expectation to speak even though the individual speaks in other situations SELECTIVEMUTISM
anxiety disorder in which a person feels anxiety about experiencing panic attacks in public AGORAPHOBIA
Fearful or anxious about or avoidant of circumscribed objects or situations PHOBIA
a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state MANIA
Characteristic symptoms (flashbacks, distressing dreams, memories of event, avoidance of distressing thoughts and memories and external reminders, etc.) following exposure to one or more traumatic events [ABV] PTSD

health words Crossword

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A behavior or mental pattern diagnosed by a pyschiatrist that may cause suffering or a poor ability to function in life mental disorder
A feeling of worry, nervousness or unease about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome anxiety
A group of mental disorders characterized by feelings of anxiety or fear. Anxiety Disorder
An extreme or irrational fear or an adversion to something Phobia
The state of being obsessed with someone or something Obsession
The action or state of forcing or being forced to do something Compulsion
A psychological disorder characterized by the elevation or lowering of a persons mood, such as depression or bipolor disorder Mood Disorder
Feelings of severe dispondency and dejection Depression
A long term mental disorder of a type involving a breakdown in the relation between thought, emotion and behavior, leading to faulty perception Schizophrenia
A deeply ingrained and maladaptive pattern of behavior, typically maiifest by the time one reaches adolescence and causing long term difficulties in personal relationships and functioning in society personality disorder
Any range of psychological disorders characterized by abnormal or disturbed eating habits. Eating Disorder
A lack or loss of appetite for food, an emotional disorder characterized by an obsessive desire to lose weight by refusing to eat. Anorexia Nervosa
An emotional disorder involving distortion of body image, an obsessive desire to lose weight, in which bouts of extreme overeating are followed by depression and self induced vomiting, purging or fasting Bulimia
Characterized by regular episodes of binge eating, will not use compensatory behavior such as vomiting or over exercising Binge eating disorder
The more severe form of depression Clinical Depression
The act of non suicidal self injury, deliberately harming the surface of your own body Cutting
The act or an instance of taking ones own life voluntarily and intentionally Suicide
Multiple suicidal behaviors or suicides that fall within an accelerated time frame or geograhical area Cluster suicides
A medical practioner specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness psychiatrist
A medical doctor specializing in treating diseases of the nervous system Neurologist
A mental health professional with highly specialized training in the diagnosis and pyschological treatment of mental behavior and emotional illnesses Clinical psychologist
Treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder Therapy

Mental Illness Crossword

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false perceptions hallucinations
lack of energy, motivation, pleasure, and expressiveness negative symptoms
immobile, not moving for long periods of time catatonic behavior
problems with concentration, memory, and abtract reasoning cognitive behavior
confused thinking thought disorder
the docor who diagnosis with mental illness professional
helps patients recognize that learning more about mental illness can help them achieve their personal goals strategies
extremely high moods mania
bipolar and major depression mood disorders
extremely low moods depression

Bipolar Disorder Crossword

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Disorder characterized by swings between an elevation of mood, increased energy and activity, and a lowering of mood and decreased energy and activity Bipolar Disorder
Severe mood of "high" mood Mania
"Higher than normal" energy level; less severe form of mania Hypomania
Aim to alleviate and helps manage symptoms Psychotherapy
Individual or family-focus, can help with relapses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Partly caused by an underlying problem with specific brain circuits and the functioning of the brain chemicals Neurotransmitters
Brain disorder that distorts the way a person thinks, acts, expresses emotion, perceives reality Schizophrenia
Mood shifts or episodes last atleast two weeks; decreased energy, feeling worthlessness or guilt Depression
defined by a distinct period during which there is an abnormally and persistently elevated, expansive, or irritable mood Maniac Episode
changes topic from topic, hallucinations, inappropriate speech Thought Process
Nervous energy Agitation
often runs in family Hereditary
Bipolar affects both men and ________. Women
Bipolar disorder is also known as __________. Manic Depression
Dramatic and unpredictable mood swings Symptoms
Distinct periods are also known as __________ Mood Episodes
Any unreal sensory perception that occurs with no external cause Hallucination

Mental Health Word Search

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ptsd
excercise
symptoms
mental illness
mental health
intervention
hallucination
diagnosis
delusions
anxiety
bipolar
Depression

Mental Health disorders Worksheet

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A vague uneasy feeling in response to stress Anxiety
Repeating an act over and over again Compulsion
An unconscious reaction that blocks unpleasant or threatening feelings Defense mechanism
A false belief Delusion
A false belief that one is being mistreated, abus d or hrassed Delusion of persecution
Reliving a trauma in thoughts during the day and in mightmares Flashback
Seeing,hearing,smelling,or feeling something that is not real Hallucination
Relating to mind ; something that exists in mind or is done in the mind Mental
The person copes with and adjusts to everyday stresses in ways society accepts Mental health
A disturbance in the ability to cope behavior and function are impared Mental health disorder
Mental illiness Mental health disorder
A recurrent, unwanted thought,idea or image Obsession
An intense and sudden feeling of fear anxiety,terror or dread Panic
A disorder (para) of the mind (noise) false beliefs (delusions) and suspicion about a person or situation Paranoia
An intense fear Phobia
Mental illness Psychiatric disorder
The respons or change in the body caused by any emotional, physical , social, or economic factor Stress
To kill oneself Suicide
Exposure to suicide within ones family Suicide contagion
The persons physical and mental response after stopping or reducing a substance Withdrawal syndrome

Bipolar Disorder Crossword

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A mood or emotional state that is marked by feelings of low self-worth or guilt and a reduced ability to enjoy life Depression
___ illnesses are health conditions involving changes in thinking, emotion or behavior Mental
The scientific study of the human mind and its functions Psychology
A mood disorder in which people feel incredibly excited, hyperactive, and overly optimistic mania
A mild form of mania, marked by elation and hyperactivity Hypomania
An individual experiencing ____ may become quiet or lethargic, and withdraw themselves from others sadness
____ is a feeling of strain and pressure or any unpleasant emotion and feeling stress
Extreme apprehension and worry anxiety
A mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression Bipolar Disorder
The symptoms of ____ disorder are severe and can result in damaged relationships, poor job or school performance, and even suicide Bipolar
___ disorder, a mild form of bipolar disorder, is characterized by chronic, fluctuating mood swings—from symptoms of depression to symptoms of hypomania cyclothymia