Ch 15 Psychological Disorders

In this long form video lecture, I cover the chapter on Psychological Disorders, often found near the end of an Introduction to Psychology course and text book. We are using “Psychology 2e” by, a free e-book. We cover the definition of what a disorder is, as well as major categories, like anxiety, mood, schizophrenia, personality disorders, etc., see below for a detailed time stamp index of the topics covered.

Content Index:

A bit of background, my clinical training experience.
8:51 psychopathology, defining psychological disorders
15:51 DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders)
22:00 Prevalence rates
23:40 Biological perspective
25:28 Diathesis Stress Model
26:57 Anxiety Disorders
30:58 Phobias
36:06 Social Anxiety Disorder
37:56 Panic Disorder
39:17 Generalized Anxiety Disorder
42:52 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
48:28 Body Dysmorphic Disorder
50:02 Hoarding Disorder
55:50 PTSD (Post-traumatic Stress Disorder)
1:06:00 Mood Disorders
1:09:35 Major Depressive Disorder
1:18:54 Subtypes of Depression
1:21:02 Bipolar Disorder
1:25:22 Cognitive perspective of Depression
1:27:51 Suicide
1:31:11 Schizophrenia
1:40:34 Dissociative Disorders
1:42:55 Personality Disorders

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