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  • Depression
  • Traditionally defined by symptom clusters (i.e., mania, depression or mixtures thereof), it is now increasingly recognised that other aspects of these disorders may play an important role in the fundamental disease processes and the mechanism of action of treatments. (frontiersin.org)
  • Indeed, there is evidence that cognitive dysfunction is not just a proxy measure that can be used in testing for drug discovery - it has an impact on real-world functioning and is therefore a major contributor to the economic burden of depression and bipolar disorders. (frontiersin.org)
  • This change was made because rumination has been implicated in a host of disorders, not just depression. (wikipedia.org)
  • findings
  • This book will be indispensable in providing a broad understanding of the field for researchers specialising in specific disorders and the sections on the application of research findings to treatment interventions will be of particular interest to clinicians. (wiley.com)
  • research
  • The ARC Centre of Excellence offers unique opportunities for interdisciplinary and international collaborative research in the study of cognition, its disorders, and their treatment. (edu.au)
  • It presents possible mechanisms for white matter effects on synaptic function and cognition, and it outlines unanswered questions and directions for future research. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • This comprehensive glossary has been created to give parents a quick reference tool that explains, in simple lay language, the terms used in the research, management and treatment of eating disorders. (feast-ed.org)
  • A non-profit organization founded in 2008, F.E.A.S.T.'s mission is to help loved ones recover from eating disorders by providing information and mutual support, promoting evidence-based treatment, and advocating for research and education to reduce the suffering associated with eating disorders. (feast-ed.org)
  • if not, we welcome you to visit the FEAST home page for a wealth of information on evidence-based treatment for eating disorders, support for parents and families, the latest eatings disorders research, a forum for parents and caregivers, useful books, etc. (feast-ed.org)
  • Glossary
  • The EATING DISORDERS GLOSSARY is researched, written and maintained by F.E.A.S.T - Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders, an international non-profit organization. (feast-ed.org)
  • treatment
  • F.E.A.S.T. -- Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating disorders -- is an international organization of and for parents and caregivers. (feast-ed.org)
  • Blaming and marginalizing parents in the eating disorder treatment process causes harm and suffering. (feast-ed.org)
  • It assembles the most recent information on this topic, addressing normal cognitive processing for language in adults, the cognitive impairments underlying language disorders arising from a variety of neurologic conditions, and current assessment and treatment strategies for the management of these disorders. (indigo.ca)
  • Medalia identified the need for the treatment of cognition to move beyond theories of neuroplasticity, to embrace an understanding of how people learn. (wikipedia.org)
  • A psychiatrist is a physician who specializes in psychiatry, the branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, study, and treatment of mental disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • A parallel paradigm has arisen in the study of action, termed motor cognition, which is concerned with understanding the representation of action and the associated process. (wikipedia.org)
  • Language
  • This new graduate level textbook, Cognition and Acquired Language Disorders: An Information Processing Approach , addresses the cognitive aspects of language and communication. (indigo.ca)
  • The text is organized using an information processing approach to acquired language disorders, and thus can be set apart from texts that rely upon a more traditional, syndrome-based approach (e.g., stroke, dementia, and traumatic brain injury). (indigo.ca)
  • The terminology for children's language disorders is extremely wide-ranging and confusing, with many labels that have overlapping but not necessarily identical meanings. (wikipedia.org)
  • personality
  • A personality disorder manifested by a profound defect in the ability to form social relationships, no desire for social involvement, and an indifference to praise or criticism. (bioportfolio.com)
  • central
  • Parkinson's disease (PD) is a long-term degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that mainly affects the motor system. (wikipedia.org)
  • genetic
  • The child likely has been stricken with an inborn error of metabolism, a recessive genetic disorder that interferes with the normal digestion of food. (genome.gov)
  • illness
  • That is to say that in some cases, the severity of an individual's mental and physical disability, disorder, or illness is partially determined by his or her images, including their content, vividness or intensity, clarity, and frequency with which they are experienced as intrusive and unbidden. (wikipedia.org)
  • thought
  • A cognition is the process of thought, the faculty for the processing of information, applying knowledge, and changing preferences. (feast-ed.org)