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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
mental
ilness
bipolar
anxiety
health
depression

Intro to Psychology Crossword

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Who is often called the "father" of psychology? wundt
Psychology is the scientific study of _______ and mental processes. behavior
This is a complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species. instinct
What part of the brain includes the auditory (hearing) areas? temporallobes
The autonomic nervous system is split into two divisions, one that calms and one that arouses. Which one is the calming side? parasympathetic
Paranoid, catatonic, disorganized, and undifferentiated are all classifications of what psychological disorder? schizophrenia
What level sits at the top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs? selfactualization
What area of the brain controls many of your emotional responses, including fear and anger? amygdala
Formerly known as multiple personality disrder, _______ identity disorder is characterized by a person exhibiting 2 or more distinct personalities. dissociative
In the study of behavior genetics, the real question of "what makes you who you are?" deals with nature v. _______. nurture
This research method is the only one that allows the experimenter to draw conclusions about cause and effect. experiment
The period between childhood and adulthood. adolescence
What gland is often referred to as the master gland? pituitary
A fetus is the developing human organism from _______ weeks after conception to birth. nine
In order to be judged a psychological disorder, it has to meet these 4 criteria: maladaptive, _______, disturbing, and atypical. unjustifiable
This is the culturally preferred timing of social events such as marriage, parenthood, and retirement. socialclock
What psychologist's studes in the area of morality led his to develop a 3 stage theory of moral development? kohlberg
_______ nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive eating followed by purging, laxative use, fasting, or excessive exercise. bulimia
_______ is the fear of swallowing. phagophobia
What is the 1st stage in Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development? sensorimotor

Facts on Bulimia Nervosa Crossword

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A type of eating disorder that causes a person to binge and then purge. Bulimia
Can happen one of two ways: by making themselves vomit or by taking laxatives. Purge
One of the factors that can potentially cause bulimia. This involves the media and how it puts pressure on individuals to maintain a certain body image. Culture
A person is more likely to aquire an eating disorder if their _______ has bulimia as well. Mother
High levels of ______ and emotions can cause bulimia. stress
A person who can give nutruional advice to people with eating disorders. Nutritionist
This organ can be affected by bulimia due to problems from diuretic abuse. Kidneys
The only medication that is approved by the U.S. FDA to treat bulimia. Prozac
A form of psychotherapy that focuses on the important role of thinking in how we feel and what we do is _______ behavioral therapy. cognitive
Another word for eating a large amount of food in a small amount of time. Binge

Mental and Emotional Health Crossword Puzzle

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condition or quality of being sad sadness
the intentional act of attempting to kill one's self suicide
mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person stigma
treatment for OCD psychotherapy
an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors OCD
a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome anxiety
a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances stress
feelings of severe despondency and dejection depression
a common mental illness defined by feelings of uneasiness, worry and fear anxiety disorder
disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event PTSD
example of a symptom of OCD fear of germs
cause of OCD genetics

Nutrition Vocab Crossword

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the parts that make up a particular food ingredients
diet that excludes food of animal origin vegan diet
nutrition that helps the body use carbs, proteins, and fats vitamins
a substance in foods that helps with body functions nutrient
to rid the body of food by vomiting or by taking laxatives and diuretics purge
a quick weight-loss strategy that is popular for a short time fad diet
nutrient that provides energy, and helps the body store and use vitamins fat
building blocks that make up protein amino acids
a body weight that is 20 percent or more than desireable body weight obesity
an adnormal responce to food that is triggered by the immune system food allergy
simple sugar that is the body's main energy source glucose
a fat-like substance made by the body and found in certain foods cholesterol
a hormone that regulates the blood sugar level insulin
the sum of the processes by which humans, animals, and plants consume and use food nutrition
the listing of the amount of food that is considered a serving serving size
title of information panel that is required on most foods nutrition facts
a panel of nutrition information required on all processed foods regulated by the FDA food label
nutrient that is needed for growth, and to help build and repair body tissue protein
the part of grains and plants that cannot be digested fiber
a category of foods that contain similar nutrition food group
to eat a large amount of food in a short amount of time binge
an eating disorder in which a person binges and purges bulimia
a disease in which the body produces little or no insulin diabetes
a food substance that is made and stored in most plants starch
a unit of energy produced by food calorie

Mental Health Crossword Puzzle

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excessive dieting anorexia
prefer to be distant from others antisocialpesonality
consistent mistrust of others paranoid
bingeing on food then vomiting bulimia
persistant fear of something phobia
blocking ot painful memories repression
acting in an immature way regression
not able to accept reality denial
a moment of disengaging dissociation
trying to make the best of a situation reactionformation
sleep shortage leading to health problems sleepdeficit
function well with short sleep shortsleepers

Mental Health Awareness Week Wordsearch

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Abuse
Addiction
ADHD
Anger
Anorexia
Anxiety
Awareness
Behavioural
Bipolar
Bulimia
Dementia
Depression
Diagnosed
Disorder
Emotion
Genetic
Health
Illness
Medication
Mental
Neurological
Obsessive
OCD
Panic
Personality
Phobia
Psychiatrist
Psychological
PTSD
Schizophrenia
Stigma
Stress
Substance
Therapy
Wellbeing
Worried

Eating Disorder Word Search

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anorexia nervosa
anxiety
appetite
athlete
binge eating
body mass index
bulimia
compulsive overeating
depression
diet
disorder
diuretics
eating disorder
exercising
fat
fatigue
food refusal
hair loss
laxatives
medication
obesity
obsessive
over weight
perfectionist
purging
restrictive eating
selfesteem
skinny
stress fracture
therapy
treatment
under weight
withdrawal

eating disorders Word Search

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Anorexia
Anxiety
Appetite
Binge Eating
Body image
Bulimia
Calories
Comfort eating
Compulsive eating
Diet
Eating disorder
Exercise addiction
Food
Forbidden foods
Habits
Health
Medical condition
Mental health
Obesity
Orthorexia
Overeating
Overweight
Self esteem
Underweight
Weight gain

Bipolar Disorder Terms Crossword

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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