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A progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. Alzheimer'sDisease
Mental disorder that causes a person to have mood swings and changes in energy levels BipolarDisorder
A head injury that occurs from a banging movement of the brain against the skull Concussion
A disorder that causes recurring seizures Epilepsy
A disorder that disrupts a persons ability to function at a normal level MentalIllness
Encouraged people with Alzheimer's disease to remember and talk about the past ReminiscenceTherapy
Group therapy that promotes self-esteem, and socialization for the people with Alzheimer's disease RemotivationTherapy
A condition which a person comes restless and agitated in the late afternoon or night Sundowning
a serious, progressive loss of mental abilities such as thinking, remembering, reasoning, and communicating Dementia
a way to improve or change an action or development Intervention
taking things that belong to someone else Pillaging
a method of treating mental illness that involves talking about one's problems with mental health professionals Psychotherapy
the loss of function of the legs, trunk, and arms Quadriplegia
a form of mental illness that may involve acute episodes; affects a person's ability to think, communicate, make decisions Schizophrenia
a progressive disease that causes a portion of the brain to degenerate; causes rigid muscles, shuffling gait, pill-rolling, mask-like face Parkinson'sDisease
the basic nerve cell of the nervous system Neuron
a type of mental illness that causes a person to have mood swings and changes in energy levels and the ability to function BipolarDisorder

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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

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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

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Non Communicable Diseases Crossword

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progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. Alzheimers
Condition where pigments is lost from areas of skin, causing white patches Vitiligo
Inflammation of subcutaneous connective tissue Cellulitis
nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical function Lou Gehrigs Disease
A chronic inflammatory disorder affecting many joints, including those in the hands and feet Arthritis
Widespread muscle pain and tenderness Fibromyalgia
a metabolic disease in which the body’s inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood Diabetes
condition in which a person's airways become inflamed, narrow and swell, and produce extra mucus, which makes it difficult to breathe Asthma
group of genetic diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass Dystrophy
cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts Cancer

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Mental disorders Crossword

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Not normal Abnormal
A group of symptoms characterized by loss of mental abilities Dementia
A mental disorder that cannot be traced to a physical cause. Functional disorder
An illness that affects the mind and prevents a person from being productive. Mental disorder
A mental disorder with a physical cause. Organic disorder
A serious eating disorder in which a person refuses to eat enough food to maintain a normal body weight. Anorexia nervosa
A mental illness in which anxiety persist and interferes with normal functioning. Anxiety disorder
A serious eating disorder in which a person. Alternates eating binges with purging Bulimia
A brief description of a person who suffers from a particular disorder. Case history
A mental disorder in which a person is over whelmed by sad feelings Clinical depression
An unrealalistic to behave in a certain way Compulsion
A mental disorder in which a person becomes disconnected from his or her former Identity Dissociation disorder
A somatoform disorder characterized by a constant fear of disease and a preoccupation with ones health Hypochondriac
A mental disorder in which a person's moods or emotions become extreme and interference with daily life. Mood disorder
An idea or thought that takes over the mind and cannot be forgotten. Obsession
Anxiety that is related to a specific situation or object Phobia
A serious mental disorder characterized by unpredictable disturbances in thinking, mood, awareness and behavior Schizophrenia
A mental disorder in which a person complains of physical symptoms for which no underlying physical cause can be found Somatoform
A situation in which several people in the same community attempt to kill themselves within a short period of time Cluster suicide
A mental health professional who specializes in recognizing and treating abnormal behavior Clinical psychologist
Works with a client to help them achieve a full filled and satisfied state in life Occupational therapist
Are members of religious community who have practical training in counceling people with mental and social promblems Pastoral counselor
A physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental disorder Psychiatrist
A treatment method that involves conversations with a trained professional Psychotherapy
Work on the needs of others for wellfare Social worker
A particular treatment technique Therapy

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Health Vocabulary Crossword

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A preoccupation with the bodyand fear of presumed diseases that are not present Hypochondria
A variety of psychological conditions that affect a persons ability to get along with others Personality Disorders
A psychologist who diagnoses and treats emotional and behavior disorders but cannot prescribe medication Clinical psychologist
An illness in which real or persistent fears prevent a person from enjoying life Anxiety disorder
Feelings of helplessness, hopelessness, and sadness Depression
An illness often with an organic cause that relates too emotions and may involve mood swings or mood extremes that interfere with everyday living Affective disorder
a psychological illness characterized by extreme mood swings between depression and extreme happiness or mania Bipolar disorder
Is an illness of the mind that can affect the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors of a person preventing him or her from leading a happy, healthful, and prodctive life Mental disorder
An illness in which a person complains of disease symptoms but no physical cause can be found Somatoform disorder
A rash of suicides occuringwithin a short space of time involving several people in the same school or community Cluster suicides
Is a physician who specializesin organic disorders of the brain and the nervous system Neurologists
A serious mental disorder meaning "split mind" Schizophrenia
a medical doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental disorders and can prescribe medication Psychiatrist

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Mental Disorders Crossword

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an illness that affects the mind and reduces a persons ability to function mental disorder
a fear that is caused by a source you cannot identify or a source that doesn't pose as much threat as you think anxiety
an anxiety that is related to a specific situation or object phobia
an unwanted thought or image that takes control of the mind obsession
an unreasonale need to behave in a certain way to prevent a feared outcome compulsion
a disorder in which a person may have flashbacks or nightmares that produce fear or horror post traumatic stress
a disorder that includes extreme emotions that make it difficult to function mood
extreme sadness or hopelessness depression
most severe disorder; disturbances in mood, thinking, awareness and behavior schizophrenia
disorder related to food eating
disorder when a person does not eat enough food to stay healthy anorexia
eating disorder related to binging and purging bulimia
eating large amounts of food uncontrollably. binging

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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

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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

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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

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Alzheimer's Crossword

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most common form of dementia alzheimers
situations that cause agitation, increased stress, or more difficulty thinking triggers
anyone in the supportive network of a patient family
symptoms gradually get worse progressive
defines the time a disease begins (early or late) onset
experience in which a person can hear, smell, taste, or feel something that's not there hallucination
aimless wandering or walking back and forth pacing
primary person in charge of caring for an individual with a serious illness caregiver
mental disorder marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning dementia
probable outcome or course of a disease prognosis
inability to find the correct word or understand the meaning of a word dysphasia
sense of time, direction, and recognition become difficult to distinguish disorientation
suspicion of others that is not based on fact paranoia
factor that increases a persons chance of developing a disease riskfactor
organized gathering of patients, families, and caregivers for the purpose of discussing issues related to the disease supportgroup
process by which a doctor determines what disease a patient has by studying their symptoms and analyzing tests performed diagnosis
reviewing positive memories and experiences reminiscence
false idea that is firmly believed and strongly maintained despite proof and evidence on the contrary delusion
service for people living with and dying from a fatal condition hospice
faculty in which the brain stores and remembers information memory
use of music to improve physical, psychological, cognitive, and social functioning musictherapy
unsettled behaviour in alzheimer's patients evident in late afternoon or early evening sundowning
mistrust as memory worsens in alzheimer's patients (thinking their belongings have been stolen) suspiciousness

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