Flashcards in Psychiatry Deck (172)
What is transference?
patient projects feelings onto provider
What is counter transference?
doctor projects feelings onto patient
What is displacement?
transferring avoided ideas/feelings toward a neutral object
What is identification?
modeling behavior after another person
What is projection?
attributing an unacceptable internal impulse to an external source
What is reaction formation?
replacing an unwanted feeling with its opposite
What are the four mature ego defenses?
What is sublimation?
replacing unacceptable feelings with more acceptable thoughts
What part of the brain can be defective during ADHD?
Does oppositional defiant disorder have violations of social norms?
Do dopamine levels increase or decrease during Huntingtons?
Do serotonin levels increase or decrease during Parkinsons?
What is the order of loss in orientation?
time > place > person
What is dissociative fugue?
abrupt travel/wandering during dissociative amnesia
Does delirium have a normal or abnormal EEG?
What drug is used for delirium?
Drugs that antagonize what may precipitate delirium?
Absence of what B vitamina can cause dementia?
Do drugs or psychiatric illnesses more often cause visual hallucinations?
In what two situations do olfactory hallucinations arise?
What are the two situations in which tactile hallucinations occur?
How long does schizophrenia have to last in order for the diagnosis to be made?
> 6 months
Is there an increase or decrease in dendritic branching during schizophrenia?
How long does schizophreniform last?
What is the minimum amount of time schizoaffective disorder lasts?
Which two symptoms have to be present to diagnose schizoaffective?
depressive or bipolar
How long do delusional symptoms have to last for diagnosis?
What is it called if a person is detached from their own body?
What is it called if a person is detached from their own environment?