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Depression's counterpart in Bipolar Disorder Mania
Sign of Bipolar Disorder Mood swing
Symptoms may include sadness, anxiety, irritability, loss of energy, uncontrollable crying, change in appetite causing weight loss or gain, increased need for sleep, and difficulty making decisions Depression
A serious mental illness that is characterized by extreme changes in mood, from mania to depression Bipolar disorder
Symptoms may include excessive happiness, excitement, irritability, restlessness, increased energy, less need for sleep, racing thoughts, high sex drive Mania
Unstable goes from joyful to angry quickly Mood
General term for treating mental health problems by talking with a psychiatrist, or psychologist Psychotherapy
Defined by a distinct period during which there is an abnormally and persistently elevated, expansive, or irritable mood Mania Episode
Signs of lithium toxicity coarse hand tremors, mental confusion and muscle hyperirritability Advanced
Four expected side effects of this type of therapy fine hand tremor, weight gain, mild thirst, and polyuria Lithium Therapy
The mildest form of mania, with similar but less serious symptoms Hypomania
It sits between mania and depression, and it’s what people with bipolar disorder aim for in their treatment. Euthymia
Drugs which act on mental activity, sometimes used in the treatment of bipolar disorder. Antidepressants
Neuroleptics or antipsychotics are drugs frequently used to treat psychosis. Antipsychotics principally cause changes in the brain making hallucinations disappear Antopsychotics
Found in people who experience manic episodes on a recurring basis alternating with episodes of depression Bipolar I Disorder
People with bipolar II disorder have never experienced a complete manic episode. They go through periods of high levels of energy and impulsiveness Bipolar II Disorder
Unstable, goes from joyful to angry quickly Anhedonia
Researchers believe that some neurotransmitters, including (______) and dopamine, don’t function properly in individuals with bipolar disorder Serotonin
A chronic but milder form of bipolar disorder, characterized by episodes of hypomania and depression that lasts for at least two years Cyclothymia
Nonstop physical activity, can go days without eating or sleeping Behavior

Mood Disorders Crossword

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Characterized by full manic and major depressive episodes. Bipolar Type 1
Characterized by mildly manic (hypomanic) episodes and major depressive episodes. Bipolar Type 2
Causes emotional ups and downs, but they're not as extreme as those in bipolar 1 or 2 disorder. Cyclothymia
Thoughts of death or suicide, or has suicide plan Suicidality
loss of energy Fatigue
What last for at least one week and cause significant distress and impairment? Symptoms
a mood disorder in which a person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the overexcited state of mania/hypomania. bipolar disorder
a psychological disorder characterized by emotional extremes. Mood Disorder
mild, but long-term form of depression. Defined as low mood occurring for at least two years, along with at least two other symptoms of depression. Dysthymia
What is the foundation of bipolar disorder treatment? Medication
Bipolar disorder also affects your energy level, judgment, memory, concentration, appetite, sex drive, and self-esteem and what else? sleep patterns

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 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

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

Mental Health Word Search

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stress
social
environment
motivation
pain
anorexia
eating disorder
personalities
life
hereditary
isolation
treatments
mood
feelings
symptoms
psychological
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bipolar
anxiety
health
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Mood Disorders Worksheet

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Bipolar disorder and major depression are two types of Mood disorders
People with this disorder have high and low moods known as mania and depression Bipolar disorder
With a strong lifestyle that includes self management and a good __ plan, many people live well with the condition Treatment
The average age of onset is 25 yrs old
Is a milder form of mania that doesn't include psychotic episodes Hypomania
Psychotic symptoms can include the symptoms related to schizophrenia Hallucinations and delusions
Mild Low moods are called Dysthymia
Genetics, stress and brain structure are__ of this disorder Causes
Bipolar 1 is Fun
Bipolar 2 is Blue
Medications, Psychotherapy, Electro-convulsive therapy, self-management, complementary health approaches Treatment

Mental illness Crossword

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Relating to disorders of the mind Mind
A disorder that affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave clearly. Schizophrenia
a chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Dementia
A state of confusion Disorder
A state of being free from illness or injury Health
a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts. Autism
a physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities. Disability
Hallucinations are where someone sees, hears, smells, tastes or feels things that don't exist outside their mind. Hallucinations
A mental health disorder characterised by feelings of worry, anxiety or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one's daily activities. Anxiety disorder
a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Depression
showing wild, apparently deranged, excitement and energy Manic
medical care given to a patient for an illness or injury. Treatment
a mental condition marked by alternating periods of elation and depression. Bipolar disorder
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder. Therapy
the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally Suicide
the identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. Diagnosis
a person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field Specialist
relating to a person's emotions. Emotional
deliberate injury to oneself Self- harm
a failure of a relationship or system. Breakdown
a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically worked into an organized system. Paranoia
the state of being unstable; lack of stability. Instability
A mental condition in which you are so upset or so unhappy that you cannot look after yourself Nervous breakdown
An illness caused by witnessing or experiencing a traumatic event, often used as a basis for a legal compensation claim Nervous shock
Obsessive compulsive disorder OCD
Post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD
A tendency to have extreme and unexpected changes of emotion of behaviour Split personality

Biochemical explanations for mental illness Crossword

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A chemical message that carries signals between neurones and cells in the body Neurotransmitter
Helps control the brains reward centre and regulates movement and emotional responses Dopamine
Plays an important role in the biochemistry of depression, and in mood, sleep, arousal and appetite Seretonin
A brain disorder which affects how people think, feel and percieve; with the hallmark symptomn being psychosis Schizophrenia
A psychological disorder which involves a severe reduction in mood Depression
An affective disorder characterized by a cycling of mood swings between episodes of mania and hypomania Bipolar disorder
Used to classify different mental disorders to enable mental health professionals to provide a diagnosis DSM-5
Type of treatment used in asylums involving running an electrical current through the brain to start a seizure ECT
A type of treatment used in asylums involving a large dose of insulin being injected to cause a coma Insulin coma treatment
Greek philosopher who came up with the four bodily humours of medicine Hippocrates
Name of the sane patients in Rosenhan's study Pseudo patients
One of the oldest surgical procedures used to remove mental illness, dating back almost 7,000 years Tre panning

Abnormal Psychology Crossword

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An anxiety disorder indicated by a marked and persistent fear of one or more social performance situations in which embarrassment may occur and in which there is exposure to unfamiliar people or scrutiny by others Social anxiety disorder
A type of behavioral therapy in which a maladaptive response is replaced by an incompatible adaptive response Counterconditioning
A biopsychosocial explanation of schizophrenia that proposes that genetic, prenatal, and postnatal biological factors render a person vulnerable to schizophrenia, but environmental stress determines whether it develops or not Vulnerabilitystress model
An episode characterized symptoms such as feelings of intense hopelessness, low self-esteem and worthlessness, extreme fatigue, dramatic changes in eating and sleeping behavior, inability to concentrate, and greatly diminished interest in family, friends, and activities for a period of two weeks or more Major depressive episode
A biomedical treatment in which specific areas of the brain are destroyed Psychosurgery
A style of psychotherapy in which the therapist attempts to change the person's thinking from maladaptive to adaptive Cognitive therapy
A neurostimulation therapy in which the left frontal lobe is stimulated with magnetic pulses via an electromagnetic coil placed on the patient's scalp. It is only cleared for use in cases of severe depression for which traditional treatment has not helped TMS
An anxiety disorder indicated by a marked and persistent fear of one or more social performance situations in which embarrassment may occur and in which there is exposure to unfamiliar people or scrutiny by others Social anxiety disorder
A counterconditioning exposure therapy in which a fear response to an object or situation is replaced with a relaxation response in a series of progressively increasing fear-arousing steps Systematic desensitization
The use of psychological interventions to treat mental disorders Psychotherapy
A depressive disorder in which the person has experienced one or more major depressive episodes Major depressive disorder
A type of psychosurgery in which the neuronal connections of the frontal lobes to lower brain areas are severed Lobotomy
A biomedical treatment for severe depression that involves electrically inducing a brief brain seizure ECT
An anxiety disorder indicated by a marked and persistent fear of being in places or situations from which escape may be difficult or embarrassing Agoraphobia
The therapist uses unconditional positive regard, genuineness, and empathy to help the person to gain insight into his or her true self-concept Clientcentered therapy
The use of biological interventions, such as drugs, to treat mental disorders Biomedical therapy
a person has excessive, global anxiety and worries that he cannot control, occurring more days than not for at least a period of six months Generalized anxiety disorder
the therapist helps the person gain insight into the unconscious sources of his or her problems Psychoanalysis
The therapist works to develop a warm relationship with the person and has the person carefully consider the evidence for his or her beliefs in order to see the errors in his or her thinking Becks cognitive therapy
A side effect of long-term use of traditional antipsychotic drugs causing the person to have uncontrollable facial tics, grimaces, and other involuntary movements of the lips, jaw, and tongue Tardive dyskinesia
A person spontaneously describes, without editing, all thoughts, feelings, or images that come to mind Free association
used to treat bipolar disorder Lithium
the growth of new neurons in the hippocampus stops during depression, and when it resumes, the depression lifts Neurogenesis theory of depression
A person undergoing therapy acts toward the therapist as he or she did or does toward important figures in his or her life Transference
the therapist directly confronts and challenges the person's unrealistic thoughts and beliefs to show that they are irrational Rational-emotive therapy

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
Dramatic and unpredictable mood swings symptoms
Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder rapid speech
Symptoms irritability
symptoms restlessness
Distinct periods are also known as mood episodes
Mood shifts or episodes last at least two weeks; decreased energy, feeling worthlessness or guilt depression
There is no single cause, these can play a role genes
These can play a role brain
These can play a role stress
Often runs in family Hereditary
Bipolar affects both men and Women
Bipolar is also known as Manic Depression
Main medication treatment mood stabilizer
A mood stabilizer Tegretol
"Talk therapy" is often recommended too, also known as psychotherapy
Antipsychotic drug Zyprexa
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