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What is the main difference between a generalized anxiety disorder and a panic disorder? 1. A panic disorder causes random, unrelated panic attacks. 2. A panic disorder causes a constant feeling of worry and tension. 3. A panic disorder causes a constant feeling of worry and tension. A panic disorder is classified by frequent, random...

Change in season can bring on some forms of depression.

1. False
2. True

SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) is a clinically diagnosed disorder typically characterized by a fall or winter onset with several of the following symptoms:feeling sad or depressed, lethargy, difficulty, concentrating, carbohydrate or sugar cravings (often accompanied by weight gain), difficulty waking in the morning, sleep disturbance, social withdrawal, reduced productivity, and/or irritability. 

 

What is the main difference between a generalized anxiety disorder and a panic disorder?

1. A panic disorder causes random, unrelated panic attacks.
2. A panic disorder causes a constant feeling of worry and tension.
3. A panic disorder causes a constant feeling of worry and tension.

A panic disorder is classified by frequent, random and unrelated panic attacks or "nervous episodes".

DSM-IV is the fourth edition of a manual listing categories of psychiatric disorders and the criteria that must be met in order for a mental health professional to diagnose a disorder. What is DSM short for?

1. Disease Specific Mortality
2. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
3. Department of Strategic Memory Management
4. Distributed Shared Memory

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Bi-Polar Disorder and Manic Depression are the same thing.

1. True
2. False

Bipolar depression, or bipolar disorder, is a biochemical disorder. It's also called "manic depression." 

Which of these events would not typically be considered as potentially traumatic?

1. Being involved in an accident.
2. Failing an important test.
3. Childhood abuse
4. Physical violence

Traumatic events typically involve death or injury, either to self or another, and are often shocking and surprising. When an experience overwhelms the ability to cope physically and/or emotionally with that experience, it becomes traumatic.

What is a common symptom of generalized anxiety disorder?

1. Frequent feelings of hopelessness and despair
2. Extreme paranoia
3. Incessant, constant worry about something unimportant

Extreme paranoia is usually a sign of schizophrenia and feeling hopeless one of the signs of depression.

Schizophrenia and Bi-Polar Disorder are the same thing.

1. True
2. False

Schizophrenia distorts the senses, making it very difficult for the individual to tell what is real from what is not real. Whereas Bi-Polars causes bouts of manic episodes, ranging from euphoria to irritability.

Children do not suffer from depression.

1. False
2. True

The depressed child may pretend to be sick, refuse to go to school, cling to a parent, or worry that the parent may die. Older children may sulk, get into trouble at school, be negative, grouchy, and feel misunderstood (NIMH).

What is the main difference between a generalized anxiety disorder and a panic disorder?

1. A panic disorder causes random, unrelated panic attacks.
2. A panic disorder causes a constant feeling of worry and tension.
3. A panic disorder causes uncomfortable moments of high tension.

A panic disorder is classified by frequent, random and unrelated panic attacks or "nervous episodes".

What are the three most common symptoms of a panic attack?

1. Dizziness, vomiting, and a feeling of terror.
2. Shortness of breath, shaking, and seizures.
3. Shortness of breath, numbness, and a paralysis.
4. Shortness of breath, dizziness, and a feeling of terror.

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