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stockholm syndrome - fall in love with captor. Erase the difference between self and object of distress.
preocupation with delusions. Auditory/visual hallucinations**, disorganized thoughts
hypomania, anxiety, adenosine receptor agonist
incoherent mixture of words without meaning
what does mu cause the release of
mu receptor agonist. Helps with pain. strictly controled. helps with opiate detoxe
you want a sandwhich and so instead you work out
Partial nu receptor agonist, blocks the effects of other opiates and reduces cravings. No help with pain. Not as addictive and isn't as tightly regulated
abrupt interruptionof thought with no recollection of past thought
oscilations between euphoria and depression
opiod antagonist. Blocks the release of beta endorphins. Decreases cravings, promotes abstinence. 9alcohol can not stimulate the mu receptor)
activation of mu receptor influence what intracellular second messenger, and does it make it go up or down (2nd messenger, up or down)
norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor
vasoconstriction, increased adhesion of platelets, and dopamine deficiency are caused by what drugs
new identity with amnesia of old enviroment
child dresses up as their parent leaving for work
what other hormone is involved (especially in rapid cycling) besides the typical neurotransmitters
How often are bings and purges in bulemia (times per week, for how many months)
manic and major depressive episode in 1 week
new word created
global assesment of stressors
lack of movement
after edo what do you need and how long does it last
persistant response to previous stimuli
how long does the EDO last (emergency detention order)
treats adhd but has the side effects of Increased blood pressure, GI side effects, hepatotoxicity
schizophrenics have too little or too much dopamine in the mesocortical area
how long must you have a delusion to diagnose the pt with delusional disorder.
site of positive shizophrenic symptoms
motor immobity, (catotonic stupor - lack of blinking) or excessive purposeless movements
kicking the wall
loss of normal melody of speech
temporary loss of muscle tone due to emotional state
removal of mental behaviors
more cells in the deep cortex less in the outer
folie a deux - delusion s shared by and adopted in a relationship
withdrawls + tolerance =
drowsiness, confusion, ataxia, and falling down that occures at night
similar sounding words are connected
manic episode with or without depressive episode
does dopamine increase or decrease prolactin
chronic patterns (mental retardation, personality disorders
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cortical atrophy and ventricular enlargement
what other term is associated with intelectualization
refusal to maintain body weight. (BMI
what neurotransmitter is implicated in manic episodes
Higher defense mechanisms
alcohol abuse whose onset is late in life, childhood is free of problems, abuse is for harm avoidance
copious logical speech
cognitive difficulties, depression paranoia, psychosis, amotivaitonal syndrome
chronic use of this drug produces a lose of emotional perception, loss of moral reasoning, inhibition, indescisivnesss
'i dont feel like myself'
who determine capacity
subjective feeling of muscular tension secondary to antipsychotic medication
slow sustained muscle contraction secondary to medication
disorganized speach, flat affect, crazy
what other defense mechanism is like undoing
increasing amount are required to acheive desired effect or the same amount produces a decreased effect
loss of motor coordination
rapid speech that is difficult to interrupt
lots of speech but conveying little
opiate toelrance and subsequent withdrawl is due to increased amounts of what in the neuron
volitile, beligerant, aggressive, verticle nystagmus
to be post partum depression, how long must it last
schizophrenic patient in treatment whose positive symptoms are releived
medical conditions
what is perscribed for alzheimers to assist in cognition
rapid shifting from one idea to another but these ideas are logically connected
elevated qt wave, violence, hallucination
schizophrenic behavior for 1 6 months. Diagnosis before diagnosis of schizophrenia
acetylcholinesterase inhibitor
persons position is molded and maintained
goal of speach is never reached, flows from one idea to another.
meaningless repetition of words and phrases
immobile position constantly maintained
schizophrenic have too little or too much dopamine in mesolimbic
what do beta endorphines cause the release of
restricted speech that is monosyllabic
slow motor and mental state - physically and mentally immovable
site of negative schizophrenic symptoms
how does a physician by pass the 4 hour letter
hallucinations, cross senses
moderately mature defense mechanisms
Major diagnosis (mood disorders, thought disorders, substance abuse)
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yawning, dysphoria, pupil dialation, aches, fever are withdrawl symptoms of what drug
relaxation, attention, improved reaction time
Alcohol abuse whose onset was early in life, familial history of abuse
Gene in many asian populations that serves somewhat like antabuse
gradual or sudden deviation with blocking
who has bipolar 1 more often men or women or the same
hypomaniac episode plus major depressive episode
inhibits dopamine uptake, increase serotonin and norpei. cause pupillary dialation, weight loss, paranoia, psycosis
4 episodes in 12 months or more
speech deviates from goal but eventually gets there. lots of details and perenthetical remarks
dificulty performing voluntary movements (parkinsons)
characteristic syndromes due to abstinence or the taking of a substance to avoid consequences
alcohol, benzos, and barbituates can cause what if withdrawn suddenly
you want their sandwhich, you offer buy for both of you tomorrow
confusion, disorientation, flucuating conciousness, perceptual disturbances after alcohol withdrawl (and benzo/barbituate withdrawl)
in the court what do you sell
how many substances must you be addicted to as a group to qualify as poly substance abuse
objects seem smaller than they truly are
who has bipolar 2 more often men or women or same
treatment for ADHD
mood syptoms connected to psychotic symptoms but where there was a 2 week period where hallucinations and delusions were present in the abcence of mood symtoms
ability to inderstand true cause and meaning
should you accept contingency fees
what option does the patient have if detained
pitting others against each other
What serotonin receptor does alcohol act on
what substances can cause mania
current life stressors
bing and purge
Inability to describe ones emotions
2-3 times per week, 6 - 20 tx, 30 - 90 sec tonic clonic seizure
2 years of both hypomaniac and dysthymic moods (no major depressive episodes or manic episodes)
repeatitive movement/speech. Not purposeful but meaningful
morphine, heroin, oxycodon
vivd dreams, increased apitite, psychomotor agitation, suicide are effects of withdrawl from this drug
loss of interest/withdrawl from regular pleasurable activities
what is more common to have rapid cycling
What opiate receptor does alcohol act on
what are valid reasons for not knowing what is wrong
hallucination/delusions and other schizophrenic behavior precipitated by a stressor. lasting for 1 day to one month
flow and shift from one idea another in illogical ways
less mature defens mechanisms acronym

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