Abnormal Psychology PSY 2500
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Study Guide for Exam 5 Chapter 12 Know the de nitions of and distinctions between substance use substance intoxication substance abuse and substance dependence Know the de nitions of tolerance and withdrawal Know what is meant by delirium tremens Know the gender differences in prevalence and use of alcohol Know the long term physical effects of chronic alcohol abuse Know the process through which alcohol achieves its effects eg how it is metabolized what the initial effects are Know what is meant by expectancy effects and be prepared to give an example Know the prevalence characteristics of cigarette smoking Know the major drug classifications and what drugs fall within each classification e g stimulants sedative hypnotics hallucinogens Know the effects and withdrawal patterns associated with marijuana use Know the deleterious consequences of barbiturate use Know the research regarding the genetic in uences in alcohol dependence Know the treatment models for alcoholrelated problems eg Alcoholic s Anonymous Antabuse the Controlled Drinking controversy Chapter 15 Know the definition and characteristics of ADHD Know what happens to children diagnosed with ADHD as they get older Know the parenting issues that occur in families with a child who has been diagnosed with ADHD Know the medications ie Ritalin and t J 39 39 39 39 eg 39 39 39 39 programs available for treating ADHD Know the definitions and characteristics of conduct disorder and oppositional de ant disorder Be able to discuss what distinguishes the two Know the behavioral treatments for enuresis Know the characteristics of autism Chapter 16 Know the de nition characteristics and different types of dementia Speci cally know the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer s disease Know the relationship between Alzheimer s disease and Down Syndrome Know why it can be dif cult to diagnose problems in the elderly Know about the occurrence of depression in the elderly and why this population is at risk for depression Know the myths associated with Alzheimer s disease Know the problems associated with medication use among the elderly Study Guide for Exam 4 Chapter 7 Know the de nition of hypochondriasis and what factors contribute to the development of the disorder Know the de nition of conversion disorder and how it is related to hysteria ala Freud Know the characteristics of body dysmorphic disorder and how culturesociety may play a role in the etiology of this disorder 0 Know the de nition of somatization disorder 0 Be able to distinguish between somatization and hypochondriasis 0 Know what malingering is and what factitious disorders are 0 Know the main characteristic of all of the dissociative disorders 0 Know the differences between anterograde and retrograde amnesia 0 Know the de nitions of dissociative amnesia dissociative fugue and depersonalization disorder 0 Know the distinctions between amnesia and fugues 0 Know psychoanalytic and behavioral theories regarding the etiology of dissociative identity disorder 0 Know the repressed memory controversy and how it relates to the treatment of dissociative identity disorder Chapter 13 0 Know the de nition of personality disorder and on which axis these disorders are classi ed and why 0 Know the issues regarding the reliability and validity of personality disorders 0 Know the 3 primary clusters of personality disorders and the features that characterize each of the clusters 0 Know which speci c disorders are included in each cluster e g Cluster A which is the odd or eccentric cluster includes paranoid schizoid and schizoptypal personality disorders 0 Know the general de nitions of all 10 personality disorders so that if I give you a description of an individual s behavior you can decide which personality disorder best characterizes that behavior 0 Know Linehan s theory of the etiology of Borderline Personality Disorder 0 Understand the theories on the role of the family and on the role of underarousal in the etiology of Antisocial Personality Disorder and psychopathy Chapter 14 Know the de nition and characteristics of gender identity disorder Know the de nitions and characteristics of the following paraphilias fetishism transvestic fetishism pedophilia voyeurism exhibitionism frotteurism sexual sadism and sexual masochism Again know these so that if I give an example you can identify the paraphilia that best characterizes the example Know the behavioral treatments for paraphilias Know the de nitions of the following sexual dysfunctions hypoactive sexual desire disorder male orgasmic disorders ie premature ejaculation dyspareunia and vaginismus
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