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Sam Houston State University - PSYC 3331 - Study Guide - Final

School: Sam Houston State University
Department: OTHER
Course: Abnormal Psychology
Professor: Stoebner-May
Term: Spring 2017
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Name: Study Guide 3
Description: Includes everything except ethics
Uploaded: 11/28/2017
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background image Abnormal Psychology Study Guide 3 1. What are the criteria for schizophrenia?  a. Delusions, hallucinations, grossly disorganized catatonic behavior, 
disorganized speech, and negative emotions
2. What is schizophrenia comorbid with? a. 45% depression b. 47% anxiety c. 43% PTSD d. 50% SUD  3. What are some characteristics of schizophrenia? (prevalence, gender, etc) a. Worldwide lifetime prevalence about 1% b. Develops later and milder in women c. Higher in African Americans than whites d. Develops in late adolescence  4. Define psychosis a. Loss of contact with reality via delusion and/or hallucination  5. What is louibody dementia? a. Woodland creature hallucinations 6. What are some physical attributes to schizophrenia? a. the dopamine hypothesis b. enlarged ventricles i. less grey and white matter c. disorganization of individual brain cells 7. How does family effect schizophrenia? a. Emotional over-involvement b. Criticism c. Hostility 8. Describe antipsychotic medications a. 1 st  generation i. Big side effects 1. Tardive dyskinesia  b. 2 nd  generation i. Less severe side effects 1. Weight gain 2. Diabetes ii. May help negative sx iii. Whites prescribed 6x as often as African Americans 9. What are some psychological treatments for schizophrenia? a. Family psychoeducation  b. CBT  c. Social skills training  d. Supported employment  10.What are Personality Disorders? a. They are pervasive, persistent over time, and pathological  b. An enduring patterns of inner experience and outer behavior that 
deviates from the individual’s culture  expectations 
background image i. Effect cognition, affect, interpersonal functioning, or impulse 
control 
c. Three clusters i. A: odd/eccentric ii. B: dramatic, emotional, erratic iii. C: anxious or fearful  11.Paranoid PD a. Pervasive distrust and suspiciousness of others b. Cluster A  i. Without evidence  ii. Hold grudges iii. Look for signs of disloyalty iv. No delusions present  12.Schizoid Personality Disorder a. Detached from social relationships and restricted range of emotional 
expression in interpersonal settings 
b. Cluster A  i. Prefer tasks w/o human interaction ii. Derive little enjoyment in family or social groups iii. May be introverted iv.  Indifferent to opinions v. Experience few extreme emotions vi. Oblivious to normal social cues  13.Schizotypal PD a. Acute discomfort socially, cognitive distortions, and eccentric behavior b. Cluster A i. Paranoid thoughts ii. Magical thinking iii. Ideas of reference iv. Unusual perceptual experiences  v. Social anxiety  vi. Odd, eccentric, or peculiar appearance as reflected in clothing or
personal hygiene 
14.Avoidant PD  a. Social inhibition, feelings of inadequacy, hypersensitivity to negative 
evaluation
b. Cluster C i. Avoids occupational activities that involve interpersonal contact ii. Unwilling to be involved in people iii. Shows restraint in intimate relationships iv. Preoccupied with being criticized  v. Negative view of self  vi. Afraid to be embarrassed 15.Dependent PD  a. Cluster C   b. Need to be taken care of that leads to submissive, clingy behavior  i. Difficulty making everyday decisions ii. Needs others to assume responsibility iii. Has difficulty expressing disagreement iv. Goes to excessive lengths to obtain nurturance and support

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School: Sam Houston State University
Department: OTHER
Course: Abnormal Psychology
Professor: Stoebner-May
Term: Spring 2017
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Description: Includes everything except ethics
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