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*  Social construction of schizophrenia
... "thought disorders") in the absence of a "mood disorder." You can even throw in other correlates like "negative symptoms", PET ... 2014). "Johyeonbyung (attunement disorder): Renaming mind splitting disorder as a way to reduce stigma of patients with ... Attunement Disorder' "a new term, "Johyeonbyung (attunement disorder)", was coined in South Korea. This term literally refers ... The immune system itself is considered an important further piece in the puzzle, as in autoimmune disorders in general, which ...
*  Brief psychotic disorder
One theory suggests a genetic link, because the disorder is more common in people who have family members with mood disorders, ... The symptoms must not be caused by schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, delusional disorder or mania in bipolar disorder. ... 2. Brief psychotic disorder without a stressor, there is no obvious stressor. 3. Brief psychotic disorder with postpartum onset ... There are three forms of brief psychotic disorder: 1. Brief psychotic disorder with a stressor, such as a trauma or death in ...
*  Bipolar disorder in children
"Mood Disorders: Pediatric Bipolar Disorder" (PDF), Collection of Evidence-based Practices for Children and Adolescents with ... Bipolar disorder in children, or pediatric bipolar disorder (PBD), is a mental disorder in children and adolescents that, like ... Comorbid disorders are common, which makes determining what symptoms are signs of BD and which are due to other disorders (e.g ... In diagnosing manic episodes, it is important to compare the changes in mood and behavior to the child's normal mood and ...
*  Anxiolytic
Barlow, David H.; Durand, Mark V (2009). "Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide". Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach ... social anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Healthcare providers can also help by ... Hayes, Peggy E.; Schulz, S. Charles (1987). "Beta-blockers in anxiety disorders". Journal of Affective Disorders. 13 (2): 119- ... anxiety disorders, OCD and some personality disorders. Primarily classified as antidepressants, most SSRIs have anxiolytic ...
*  Bipolar I disorder
... or of mood disorder due to a general medical condition need to be excluded before a diagnosis of bipolar I disorder can be made ... Bipolar I disorder (BD-I; pronounced "type one bipolar disorder") is a bipolar spectrum disorder characterized by the ... the patient may or may not have history of major depressive disorder. Episodes of substance-induced mood disorder due to the ... Psychotic Symptoms Bipolar disorder Bipolar disorders research Bipolar II disorder Bipolar NOS Borderline personality disorder ...
*  Comparison of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a primary psychotic disorder, and bipolar disorder is a primary mood disorder but can also involve psychosis. ... In bipolar disorder, the psychotic symptoms tend to reflect the person's extreme depressed or elated mood (mood congruence). ... Mood-stabilizers, such as lithium, are the primary medication treatment bipolar disorder. Atypical antipsychotic medications ... Bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia each occur in approximately 1% of the population; schizoaffective disorder is estimated to ...
*  DSM-5
A major mood episode is required for schizoaffective disorder (for a majority of the disorder's duration after criterion A [ ... communication disorder. Autism spectrum disorder incorporates Asperger disorder, childhood disintegrative disorder, and ... Some of these disorders were formerly part of the chapter on early diagnosis, oppositional defiant disorder; conduct disorder; ... Separation anxiety disorder and selective mutism are now classified as anxiety disorders (rather than disorders of early onset ...
*  Bipolar disorder not otherwise specified
Bipolar disorder NOS is sometimes referred to as subthreshold bipolar disorder. BD-NOS is a mood disorder and one of three ... Bipolar disorder not otherwise specified (BD-NOS) is a diagnosis for bipolar disorder (BD) when it does not fall within the ... such as a substance use disorder. Individual approaches to treatment are recommended, usually involving a combination of mood ... Bipolar disorder is difficult to diagnose. If a person displays some symptoms of bipolar disorder but not others, the clinician ...
*  Mood repair strategies
"Maladaptive mood repair responses distinguish young adults with early-onset depressive disorders and predict future depression ... Normally people engage in thoughts of mood congruence, which are ones that are in harmony with their mood. Mood incongruent ... Even the way the mood repair strategy is presented (either to avoid negative moods or to pursue positive moods) may have an ... Presentation of mood repair strategies has been the primary focus of much of the research studying the efficacy of mood repair ...
*  Mood disorder
... , also known as mood (affective) disorders, is a group of conditions where a disturbance in the person's mood is ... Also, an individual may have a mood disorder coexisting with a substance abuse disorder. Substance-induced mood disorders can ... Bipolar disorder is also considered a mood disorder. In the case of bipolar disorder several causes have been considered as ... Depressive Disorders underwent the most changes, the addition of three new disorders: disruptive mood dysregulation disorder, ...
*  Mood Disorder Questionnaire
... which are the mood states that separate bipolar disorders from other types of depression and mood disorder. It has 5 main ... Mood Disorder Questionnaire" (PDF). SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions. 29 August 2007. "Mood Disorder ... The Mood Disorder Questionnaire (MDQ) is a self-report questionnaire designed to help detect bipolar disorder. It focuses on ... Bipolar disorder Bipolar disorder research Bipolar disorder in children Other rating scales assessing similar symptoms include ...
*  Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder
"Will disruptive mood dysregulation disorder reduce false diagnosis of bipolar disorder in children?". Bipolar Disorders. 14: ... oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), anxiety disorders, and childhood bipolar disorder. DMDD first appeared as a disorder in ... Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder (DMDD) is a mental disorder in children and adolescents characterized by a persistently ... in 2013 and is classified as a mood disorder. Treatments include medication to manage mood symptoms as well as individual and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Endocrine Disorders: Thyroid: Complications: Brain and Mood Disorders
Health Conditions and Diseases Endocrine Disorders Thyroid Complications Brain and Mood Disorders 7 ... "Health ... Brain and Mood Disorders" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ... Published Research on T3/T4 as a Treatment for Mood Problems The controversy between those who believe that T4 is the only ... Assessment of anxiety in subclinical thyroid disorders Study examines how these conditions impact on the patient's quality of ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood
... which is a persistent or episodic exaggeration of mood state. ... these mental disorders also referred to as affective disorders ... UCLA Mood Disorder Research Program Conducts research studies on bipolar disorder, major depression, and mood disorders ... Early-Onset Mood Disorder Article describing the epidemiology, natural history, and adult sequelae of early-onset affective ... BehaveNet Clinical Capsule: Mood Disorder Offers information based on the American Psychiatric Association's "Diagnostic and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Depression
A person experiencing severe depression may experience extreme fluctuations in moods or even a desire for complete withdrawal ... Depression is a disturbance in mood characterized by varying degrees of sadness, disappointment, loneliness, hopelessness, self ... A person experiencing severe depression may experience extreme fluctuations in moods or even a desire for complete withdrawal ... Mayo Clinic: Depression (Major Depressive Disorder) Includes symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, self-care, coping skills, and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Self-Help
Many organizations and educational institutions provide free resources to help individuals learn to deal with their mood ... Mood Chart Offers mood charting for people with bipolar for a small fee. Track sleep, medicines and moods, and create .pdf ... Mood Tracker Provides an online chart for people with bipolar disorder and depression. It features an email / text message ... organizations and educational institutions provide free resources to help individuals learn to deal with their mood disorders. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Support Groups
The Mood Disorders Support Group of New York City A non profit, self-help organization serving both individuals with depression ... Mood Disorders Society of Canada (MDSC) A not-for-profit, volunteer organization seeking to improve the lives of people ... Organization for Bipolar Affective Disorder A peer support group which helps individuals with bipolar disorder, depression, and ... affected by mood disorders through information, support, confronting discrimination, and influencing research, treatment, and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Personal Pages
A personal site written by a medical expert about various topics with an emphasis on the medical and psychological treatment of depression and other psychiatric conditions. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Depression: Treatment
An examination of the possibility that unprotected sex may improve mood of women. June 19, 2002 (June 19, 2002) ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Bipolar Disorder
... is a mood disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression. ... Bipolar Disorder (also known as Manic Depression) is a mood disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression. ... EverydayHealth - Bipolar Disorder Center Features information about diagnosing and treating bipolar disorder, and find support ... NIMH: Bipolar Disorder Fact sheet explains the illness in depth. Covers symptoms, causes, and treatments, with information on ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Depression: Support Groups
These groups, communities, or meeting places provide an opportunity for people with a common experience (such as a condition or disease, or a care-giving role) to share their concerns, and to seek and offer information and advice.
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Depression: Self-Help
Sites listed here will provide original and non-commercial methods and suggestions for those with depression to help themselves recover.
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Depression: Seasonal Affective
Seasonal Affective Disorder describes depression that varies with the amount of sunlight. With less sunlight, one may get ... Seasonal Affective Disorder: Winter Depression Discusses the diagnosis and treatment of this disorder. Covers related mood and ... Seasonal Affective Disorder describes depression that varies with the amount of sunlight. With less sunlight, one may get ... Seasonal Affective Disorder Association An international support organization based in the United Kingdom. Provides information ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Bipolar Disorder: Treatment
... is a brain disorder, a chemical deficiency in the brain. This disorder causes shifts in a person's mood state, energy level and ... Bipolar disorder (manic depression) is a brain disorder, a chemical deficiency in the brain. This disorder causes shifts in a ... Bipolar Disorders Clinic Run by Stanford University's School of Medicine. Details outpatient treatment and clinical trials in ... Lithium and Suicide Risk in Bipolar Disorder Therapeutics research, implications of findings and effects of discontinuing ...
*  Health realization
HR counselors further suggest that every person goes through emotional ups and downs and that one's thinking in a "down" mood ... In the health realization ("HR") model, all psychological phenomena, from severe disorder to glowing health, are presented as ... relationship problems when the partners are in a bad mood. Instead HR suggests that partners wait until each has calmed down ... Rapport with students and a positive mood in the session or class are more important than the specific content of the ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Mental Health: Disorders: Mood: Bipolar Disorder: Associations
... is a brain disorder, a chemical deficiency in the brain. This disorder causes shifts in a person's mood state, energy level and ... Bipolar disorder (manic depression) is a brain disorder, a chemical deficiency in the brain. This disorder causes shifts in a ... International Society for Bipolar Disorders Aims to become a forum to foster ongoing international collaboration on education ... International organization dedicated to improving treatment and understanding of the causes and effects of bipolar disorder. ...