Week Two Assignment Worksheet

Complete the following table.

Category Disorders within the category Behavioral criteria for the category Possible causes Prevalence
Anxiety disorders Specific Phobia

Social Anxiety Disorder

Panic Disorder

Agoraphobia

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Irrational fears or anxieties of disabling intensity

Nausea

Shortness of Breath

Heart Palpitations

Muscle Tension

Biological casual factors

Genetic contributions

Environmental factors

Brain chemistry

Specific Trauma

Stress

Men: 23.4%

Women: 42.8%

Trauma- and stressor-related disorders PTSD

Acute Stress Disorder

Reactive Attachment Disorder

Adjustment

Disinhibited Social Engagement Disorder

Anger

Aggression

Dysphoria

Dissociation

Genetic mental health risk

Anxiety

Depression

Life experiences

Severe trauma

The brain’s regulation of chemicals and hormones in response to stress

6.8% of the general population
Bipolar and related disorders Bipolar I Disorder

Bipolar II Disorder

Rapid-cycling

Manic episodes-

Periods of abnormal and persistently elevated expansive or irritable moods that last one week or more

Hypomanic episodes- Periods of abnormal and persistently elevated expansive or irritable moods that last four consecutive days

Biological differences-physical changes in the brain

Neurotransmitters-imbalance in naturally occurring brain chemicals

Inherited traits

2.6% of the adult population; where 82.9% cases are severe
Depressive disorders Loss and Grieving

Postpartum Depression

Major Depressive Disorder

Dysthmic Disorder

Psychotic Depression

Sadness

Discouragement

Hopelessness

Loss of Appetite

Pessimism

Genetics

Illness

Abuse

Loss of job or loved one

Divorce

Women: 20-26%

Men: 8-12%

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