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					Abnormal Behavior
             Definitions
Infrequent behaviors – hall., del.
Social norms
Maladaptive behavior
 Neurological Assessments
CT-scans
MRI
PET
fMRI
EEG
          Clinical Interview
Unstructured
– Advantages?
– Disadvantages?
Structured
– Pros?
– Cons?
      Psychological Tests
Psychological
– Objective (MMPI-2)
– Projective (Rorschach)
Neuropsychological
– Halstead-Reitan Battery
           DSM-IV (TR)
Axis I
– Clinical syndromes
– Occasions of treatment
             DSM-IV-TR
Axis II
– Personality Disorders
– Mental Retardation
            DSM IV-TR
Axis III – General medical conditions
        Anxiety Disorders
Specific phobia
Social phobia
Panic disorder (w/ or w/o agoraphobia)
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Somatoform Disorders
Aka Briquet’s hysteria/syndrome
Not the same as psychosomatic disorder
Doen’t have same dynamics as
Munchasen’s/Munchasen’s by Proxy
              Hysteria
Know to ancient Greeks & Egyptians
Conversion hysteria (somatization vs
verbalization according to culture)
Mass hysteria

				
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