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Name two mental illnesses.

Name two mental illnesses.

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Name two mental illnesses.

Name two mental illnesses.

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Of any kind?
There are 8 main categories of mental
1) Anxiety so feelings of fear and dread to a object or situation (eg social anxiety disorder and generalized anxiety disorder).
2) Mood Persistent feelings of sadness/happiness or fluctuations of extreme emotion (eg. Depression and bipolar disorder).
3) Psychotic Distorted awareness and thinking like hallucinations (eg. Schizophrenia and Paraphrenia)
4) Eating Extreme emotions, attitudes and behaviour in relation to weight and food (eg. Anorexia nervosa and binge eating disorder)
5) Impulse control and addiction Inability to resist urges that can be harmful to person.
(eg. Pyromania and Kleptomania)
6) Personality Extreme and inflexible personality traits that cause them or others problems (eg. Antisocial personality disorder and paranoid personality disorder)
6. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD): Constant thoughts or fears about a ritual or routine.
7. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): Frightening thoughts/memories of the original event and possible emotional numbness.
I hope that helps.

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Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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