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Psy410 Week 2

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Week Two Assignment Worksheet

Complete the following table.

CategoryDisorders within the categoryBehavioral criteria for the categoryPossible causesPrevalenceAnxiety disorders

Separation Anxiety Disorder
Selective Mutism
Specific Phobia
Social Anxiety Disorder
Panic Disorder
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Substance/Medication-Induced Anxiety DisorderHaving feelings of panic.
Shortness of breath.
Muscle tension
Heart palpitations
Sweaty hands
Sweaty feet
Feelings of fear
Feelings of uneasiness
Environmental Factors
Medical History/Factors
Brain chemistry
Response to stress/issuesAffecting 40 million adults in the United States, or 18% of the population.
Trauma- and stressor-related disorders

Reactive Attachment Disorder
Disinhibited Social Engagement Disorder
Acute Stress Disorder
Adjustment Disorders
Severe trauma
Life experiences
Inherited mental health such as anxiety and depression.
Brains chemicals in response to stress. Lifetime prevalence in the United States in 10% in a lifetime. Bipolar and related disorders

Bipolar I Disorder
Bipolar II Disorder
Cyclothymic Disorder
Substance/Medication-Induced Bipolar or Related Disorder
Periods of abnormality
Irritable moods lasting a week or more.
Manic episodesGenetics
Physical changes in the brain
Imbalance in brain chemicals
Biological differences2.6% of the US adult population, and 82.9% of these cases classified as severe
Depressive disorders

Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Persistent Depressive Disorder
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Substance/Medication-Induced Depressive DisorderSadness
Irritable Mood
Somatic changes
Cognitive changes
Inability to function.Genetics
Environmental FactorsOne...


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