- 3. An eating disorder characterized by refusal to maintain a minimally accepted body weight, intense fear of weight gain, and distorted body image
- 4. (abb.)A neurobiological condition characterized by developmentally inappropriate level of attention, concentration, activity, distractability, and impulsivity.
- 6. This disorder prevents children and adolescents from interacting normally with other people and affects almost every aspect of their social and psychological development.
- 8. A professional who completed both medical school and training in psychiatry and is a specialist in diagnosing and treating mental illness.
- 9. The name given to an unfounded fear of a particular object or situation-such as being afraid of dogs, yet loving to ride horses, or avoiding highway driving, yet being able to drive on city and country roads.
- 13. It is a brain disorder that makes it difficult for a person to tell the difference between real and unreal experiences, to think logically, to have normal emotional responses to others, and to behave normally in social situations.
- 14. A feeling of tension that can be both emotional and physical.
- 15. (abb.)The individual who suffers from this becomes trapped in a pattern of repetitive thoughts and behaviors that are senseless and distressing but extremely difficult to overcome.
- 1. A self-injurious behaviour that involves using a sharp or burning object on the skin.
- 2. May include hearing nonexistent voices, seeing nonexistent things, and experiencing burning or pain sensations with no physical cause.
- 5. A name for bizarre thoughts that have no basis in reality
- 7. A successful or unsuccessful attempt to take one's own life.
- 8. is a professional with at least a master's degree in psychology who specializes in therapy.
- 9. affects people of all ages if they have experienced, witnessed, or participated in a traumatic occurrence-especially if the event was life threatening. Symptoms can include persistent anxiety, exaggerated startle reactions, difficulty concentrating, nightmares, and insomnia.
- 10. A person who lives on the street or in a shelter.
- 11. A term that people commonly use to refer to states involving sadness, dejection, lack of self-esteem, and lack of energy.
- 12. People with this may have pathological mood swings from mania to depression