Psychopathology: A Summary of Types, Disorders, and Concepts

 

Concepts/Theories/Sources

Categories

Categories

Components/Disorders

Problems

Examples/Details

Types/Examples

Mental disorder features (Holmes) Distress Psychological discomfort        
Disability Unable to do daily activities        
Deviance Abnormal mood, thought, behavior        
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM I, II, III, IIIR, IV, IV-TR) DSM (APA, 2002) 5 axes Biological component      
Psychological component      
Social component      
Axis I Clinical/functional disorders Childhood/adolescence disorders Autism  
ADHD  
Cognitive disorders:

Dementia, amnesiac, delirium, etc.

Alzheimer’s disease  
Misuse of psychoactive substances Abuse, psychotic disorders related to substances  
Psychotic symptoms Schizophrenia Paranoid type
Catatonic type
Disorganized type
Undifferentiated type
Schizoaffective disorder  
Delusional disorders  
Mood disorders Depression  
Dysthymia mild, chronic depression
Bipolar  
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)  
Anxiety disorder Phobias  
General anxiety disorder (GAD)  
Panic disorder  
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)  
Somatoform disorders Physical symptoms  
Factitious disorders Malingering  
Dissociative disorders    
Eating and sleep disorders    
Impulse-control disorders    
Adjustment disorders    
Axis II Personality disorders and mental retardation Personality disorders Cluster A (odd/eccentric) Paranoid
Schizoid
Schizotypal
Cluster B (erratic/emotional) Borderline
Narcissistic
Antisocial
Cluster c (anxious/fear) Avoidant
Dependent
Obsessive compulsive
Mental retardation Fetal alcohol syndrome  
Down’s syndrome  
Axis III General medical conditions Medical conditions affecting the mental disorders Asthma  
Diabetes  
Cancer  
Axis IV Psychosocial and environmental problems Family problems    
School problems    
Legal problems    
Axis V Global assessment of functioning (GAF) 0-10 Need hospitalization  
80-100 No/minor symptoms  

Leave a Reply

Copyright © 2006-2017 PharmTao.com. All Rights Reserved.

Disclaimer: By using this site, the readers agree that the content on our web pages is for information purpose only. The information provided on our web pages is not intended for diagnosis, or to treat, cure or prevent any diseases, conditions or symptoms, or to endorse any products. Personal directions and the use of health products should be provided by qualified health professionals.

Mind-Body, Personalized, and Systems Medicine