A FILM BY RUZEWEN KANTHARIA
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“A boy enters A room and deals with his disorders anxieties and bad memories ”
Dissociative identity disorder, previously called
multiple personality disorder, is usually a reaction to trauma as a way to help a person avoid bad memories.
a disorder that affects a person’s ability to think, feel and behave clearly.
the exact cause of schizophrenia isn’t known, but a combination of genetics, environment and altered brain chemistry and structure may play a role.
autistic spectrum disorder
a developmental disorder of variable severity that is characterized by difficulties in social interaction and communication and by restricted or repetitive patterns of thought and behaviour.
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Also called: ADHD, attention deficit disorder
A chronic condition including attention difficulty, hyperactivity and impulsiveness.
ADHD often begins in childhood and can persist into adulthood. It may contribute to low self-esteem, troubled relationships and difficulty at school or work.
Also called: Tourette’s
A nervous system disorder involving repetitive movements or unwanted sounds.
Tourette’s syndrome starts in childhood
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Also called: OCD
Excessive thoughts (obsessions) that lead to repetitive behaviours (compulsions).
Obsessive-compulsive disorder is characterised by unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead to compulsive behaviours.
An obsession with sexual thoughts, urges or behaviours that may cause distress or that negatively affects health, job or relationships.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Also called: PTSD
A disorder characterised by failure to recover after experiencing or witnessing a terrifying event.
The condition may last months or years, with triggers that can bring back memories of the trauma accompanied by intense emotional and physical reactions.