• post-traumati
  • USMLE has also focused recent efforts on the often unrecognized health care needs of recently returning servicemen and servicewomen (eg, traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder), and the families of deployed servicemen and servicewomen. (docplayer.net)
  • symptoms
  • There is general agreement, however, that hysterical bodily signs represent an unconscious conversion of repressed ideas, feelings, or conflicts into symptoms. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Many disorders have been described, with signs and symptoms that vary widely between specific disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • This suggests an entirely physical cause for the symptoms but, by linking them to the uterus, suggests that the disorder can only be found in women. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavior
  • Histrionic personality disorder (HPD) is defined by the American Psychiatric Association as a personality disorder characterized by a pattern of excessive attention-seeking emotions, usually beginning in early adulthood, including inappropriately seductive behavior and an excessive need for approval. (wikipedia.org)
  • Personality disorders (PD) are a class of mental disorders characterized by enduring maladaptive patterns of behavior, cognition, and inner experience, exhibited across many contexts and deviating markedly from those accepted by the individual's culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Personality disorders are also inflexible and pervasive across many situations, largely due to the fact that such behavior may be ego-syntonic (i.e. the patterns are consistent with the ego integrity of the individual) and are therefore perceived to be appropriate by that individual. (wikipedia.org)
  • In DSM-5, any personality disorder diagnosis must meet the following criteria: An enduring pattern of inner experience and behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the individual's culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disorders in which anxiety is a characteristic feature or the avoidance of anxiety seems to motivate abnormal behavior. (wisc.edu)
  • In 2013, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) redefined mental disorders in the DSM-5 as "a syndrome characterized by clinically significant disturbance in an individual's cognition, emotion regulation, or behavior that reflects a dysfunction in the psychological, biological, or developmental processes underlying mental functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • hysteria
  • The terms conversion hysteria and dissociative reaction are other names given to these phenomena. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The history of hysteria has seen the approach of Ilza Veith, in which there is one disorder constant across time, and in which Freud is the hero with history becoming a steady progress towards his insights, replaced in the 1990s by scholarship based on closer knowledge of the original source texts. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychiatric
  • Accurate diagnosis of this disorder requires assessment by a qualified practitioner trained in psychiatric diagnosis and evidence-based treatment. (mentalhealth.com)
  • In general, personality disorders are diagnosed in 40-60% of psychiatric patients, making them the most frequent of psychiatric diagnoses. (wikipedia.org)
  • A mental disorder, also called a mental illness or psychiatric disorder, is a behavioral or mental pattern that causes significant distress or impairment of personal functioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are currently two widely established systems that classify mental disorders: ICD-10 Chapter V: Mental and behavioural disorders, since 1949 part of the International Classification of Diseases produced by the WHO, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) produced by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) since 1952. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most cost-effective method of diagnosing paraphilias is to conduct a comprehensive psychiatric history, to use psychophysiological assessment methods to determine sexual interest, and to differentiate organic or psychiatric disorders that can impact on an individual's sexual interest and activity. (alpfmedical.info)
  • DSM-IV Codes are the classification found in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th Edition, Text Revision, also known as DSM-IV-TR, a manual published by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) that includes all currently recognized mental health disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • The MCMI is a psychological assessment tool intended to provide information on personality traits and psychopathology, including specific psychiatric disorders outlined in the DSM-5. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavioral
  • Personality, defined psychologically, is the set of enduring behavioral and mental traits that distinguish between individual humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Personality disorders are characterized by an enduring collection of behavioral patterns often associated with considerable personal, social, and occupational disruption. (wikipedia.org)
  • a post and the responses to the Neurology WebForum: Behavioral Disorders. (garciniacambogiareport.us)
  • These core components are which each manifest in distinct polarities (in parentheses): Existence (Pleasure - Pain) Adaptation (Passive - Active) Reproduction (Self - Other) Furthermore, this theory presents personality as manifesting in three functional and structural domains, which are further divided into subdomains: Behavioral Phenomenological Intrapsychic Biophysical Finally, the Millon Evolutionary Theory outlines 15 personalities, each with a normal and abnormal presentation. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental disorder
  • In this approach, clinicians would assign a severity rating to each patient's illness, rather than merely decide, according to the current 'categorical' assessment, whether a person 'has' or 'does not have' a mental disorder. (ahrp.org)
  • A mental disorder is one aspect of mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most international clinical documents use the term mental "disorder", while "illness" is also common. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are issues such as, is computer addiction a mental disorder, etc. (crunchyroll.com)
  • The DSM-IV codes are thus used by mental health professionals to describe the features of a given mental disorder and indicate how the disorder can be distinguished from other, similar problems. (wikipedia.org)