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Mental Disorders Overview

Mental Disorders Overview

Author: Laura Riness

This lesson will discuss major classifications of mental disorders, focusing on DSM-IV Axes 1 and 2.

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Terms to Know
Adjustment Disorder

A mental disorder where a person has trouble coping with ordinary stress, or cannot adjust, which results in emotional/behavioral problems.

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

A personality disorder marked by long-term feelings of self-centeredness, thinking ideas are best, and thinking of others as an extension of self.

Personality Disorders

Maladaptive, long-lasting patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving.