Answer the questions with at least 2 or more paragraphs per question.
Use examples. I am looking for your own comments and opinion based on readings, videos, and lectures. Number and Bold Type your questions then answer. Use first person narrative. List sources.
1. Compare and contrast Bipolar disorder, Cyclothymic disorder, Dysthymic disorder and Major Depression. Include symptoms of each. Include any personal information you have experienced or witnessed in family or friends if you wish
2. What is OCD? Give examples of how you or someone you know may exhibit any OCD symptoms. When does this become a disorder?
3. Following the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center or the recent hurricanes, tornados, and earthquakes, many people have developed Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. After the Haiti disaster, the Lynn University community was directly affected by this tragedy. Discuss the symptoms of PTSD. Describe and include any symptoms you personally may have experienced as a result of this or any other traumatic event.
4. What would “vicarious PTSD” be and how would the individual be affected?