Mood Effective Disorders
Disturbance in mood. Includes depression, bipolar disorder, and anxiety disorders.
A mental illness that causes dramatic shifts in a person’s mood, energy and ability to think clearly.
Are abnormal eating habits that can threaten your health or even your life. They include: Anorexia nervosa, Bulimia nervosa and Binge eating.
Nervous behavior attributed to emotionally unpleasant states of the inner turmoil.
A condition where given objects or situations cause persistent fright.
Intense and sudden fits of fear leading to breath-shortness, numbness and sweating.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
A mental disorder that takes place after undergoing a traumatic event.
Memory-based disruptions or physical reactions triggered by trauma. People who dissociate may feel disconnected from themselves and the world around them.
Somatic Symptom Disorder
Involves having a significant focus on physical symptoms — such as pain or fatigue — to the point that it causes major emotional distress and problems functioning.
Abnormality in behavior in social contexts as well as failure in identifying reality.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Is an anxiety disorder in which time people have recurring, unwanted thoughts, ideas or sensations (obsessions) that make them feel driven to do something repetitively (compulsions). The repetitive behaviors, such as hand washing, checking on things or cleaning, can significantly interfere with a person’s daily activities and social interactions.