Type
Crossword
Description

The worry of being in a embarrassing or humiliating situation Agoraphobia
__________ by almost everything, especially going out alone triggered
Commonly affecting hands, legs, face, or vocal cords Trembling
Feeling outside of yourself Depersonalization
Cause of panic disorder major stress
One of the solutions to help cope with anxiety Deep Breaths
Low energy and a strong desire to sleep that interferes with day-to-day activities fatigue
Fear of situations which they can be observed, evaluated, or embarrassed Social Anxiety
Caused by fear, anxiety, stress or irregular activities racing heart
Intense, excessive, and persistent worry or fear about everyday situations nervousness
Low magnesium levels, muscle fatigue, or medication side effects muscle twitches
Treatment intended to relieve and heal Therapy
used to alleviate or used as a treatment Antidepressant
Taken for it's calming or sleep-inducing effect sedative
Left_____ and uncomfortable unhappy
Apprehension, dread or uneasiness similar to fear but based on an unclear threat anxiety

Anxiety Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

apprehension, dread or uneasiness similar to fear but based on an unclear threat anxiety
type of anxiety where you are in a chronic state of tension generalized
symptom of generalized anxiety disorder. starts with the letter L lethargy
when you fear something embarrassing will happen if you are in an unfamiliar situation agoraphobia
when you are fearful and nervous when away from home. two words separation anxiety
one of my everyday symptoms. 2 words, starts with the letters H and P heart palpitations
feeling outside of yourself depersonalization
cause of panic disorder. two words, starts with letters M and S major stress
type of anxiety, fear of situations which they can be observed, evaluated or embarrassed social
one of the solutions to help cope with anxiety. two words, starts with the letters D and B deep breaths
one of my everyday symptoms. starts with the letter S shakiness
type of symptom. starts with the letter F fatigue
_______________ by almost everything, especially going out alone triggered
left ____________________ and uncomfortable unhappy
_______________________ sensations, numbness or weakness in the body tingling
feelings of ___________________ unreality

Abnormal Psychology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Mental and Emotional Health Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Anxiety Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

General state of dread or uneasiness Anxiety
Fear of animals Zoophobia
Fear of enclosed spaces Claustrophobia
Fear of heights Acrophobia
Fear of Spiders Arachnophobia
Persistent fear of social situations Social Phobia
Relatively short period of intense fear or discomfort Panic Attack
Fear of being in places or situations Agoraphobia
unwanted thoughts, ideas or mental images that are repeated Obsessions
repetitive ritual behaviors Compulsions
Intense, persistent feelings of anxiety that are caused by an experience Post-traumatic stress

Abnormal Psychology 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Reformer in France who treated patients humanely and had a significant impact on treatment of mental disorders. Pinel
Extreme inattention hyperactivity and impulsivity. ADHD
Symptoms that are missing a patient with schizophrenia that are there in a normal person (-). Negative Symptoms
Disturbed perception, typically auditory, could be visual, taste, or touch. Hallucinations
Diagnosed with depression risk is greatest with patients rebounding or coming out of depression. Suicide
Look for a physical cause and biological treatment or cure Medical Model
Additional symptoms that are not present in a normal person (+). Positive Symtoms
Reference book that describes the symptoms of everything currently considered to be a psychological disorder DSM
Category of psychological disorders including the diagnosis for specific phobia, GAD, OCD. Anxiety Disorders
Intense unwarranted fear of a situation or object such as claustrophobia or arachnophobia Specific phobia
Fear of open, public spaces Agoraphobia
Fear of a situation in which one could embarrass oneself in public, such as when eating in a restaurant or giving a lecture Social phobia
Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder OCD
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD
Occurs when a person manifests a psychological problem through a physiological symptom Somatoform Disorders
Condition wherein a person has frequent physical complaints for which medical doctors are unable to locate the cause Hypochondriasis
Condition wherein a person will report the existence of a sever physical problem, such as paralysis or blindness, and will, in fact, be unable to move their arms or see Conversion Disorder

Psychological Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Predisposition increasing a person's chance of developing a disorder. diathesis
what might be a cause of a disorder etiology
the likely outcome of a disorder over time prognosis
behavioral indicators of a disorder symptoms
The manual used by clinicians to diagnose a mental disorder DSM5
the co-occurrence of two disorders simultaneously comorbidity
negative attitudes and beliefs against people with mental disorders stigma
the study of the frequency of, patterns of, causes of and effects of diseases and disorders Epidemiology
type of treatment that focuses on use of drugs, or other invasive means such as electroconvulsive shock therapy (ECT) biomedical
strong, irrational fear of a specific object or situation Phobia
sudden sensations of pounding heart, shortness of breath, sweating and feelings of impending doom panic attack
observing a parent behave a certain way when confronted with a fearful situation modeling
severe and persistent fear of being embarrassed, humiliated or negatively evaluated by others social phobia

Anxiety Disorders Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Real and identifiable threats fear
Fear of being in public places agoraphobia
Focuses on almost anything specificphobia
Mental or emotional strain stress
Uncontrollable pattern of thoughts obsession
Distress or uneasiness of mind caused by fear of danger or misfortune anxiety
Symptoms include involuntary flashbacks ptsd
Overwhelming anxiety in everyday social situations socialphobia
A intense attack of anxiety characterized by feelings of doom and physical symptoms panicattack
Repeatedly performing coping behaviors compulsion

Mental illness Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Mental Health Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

stress
social
environment
motivation
pain
anorexia
eating disorder
personalities
life
hereditary
isolation
treatments
mood
feelings
symptoms
psychological
mental
ilness
bipolar
anxiety
health
depression

Stress Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The body's reaction to stressors Stress
The causes of Stress Stressors
disorder which causes mania and difficulty living a normal social life schizophrenia
A stress relief technique in which you relax and reflect Meditation
A relief technique that will give any sane person nightmares Laughter Therapy
You need 8 or more hours of it a night Sleep
Disorders that cause you to constantly worry and fret about everything Anxiety Disorders
A nervous system disorder involving repetetive movements or unwanted twitching Tourettes
A disorder that causes one to want everything to be perfect and or measured OCD
Constant sadness or grief, can be caused by the loss of a loved one or other tragic event Deppression
A prejudice or assumption about a group of people Stigma
The intentional act of ending ones own life Suicide
Being disoriented or slightly insane, A disturbance in attention Delerium