Emotional dysregulation

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  • Separation Individuation Theory

    she is starting kindergarten soon. From her lack of experience in preschool and childcare when she was younger, these factors cause separation anxiety. Depending on a child’s developmental progression these separation fears may not stem from an emotional defect or trauma. Susana received care…

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  • Case Study Of Tory's Illness

    When the client arrived to the second session, the client threw a tantrum because she did not want to be in therapy. This therapist just observed the client from a safe distance. Then, Tory began to hit her head against the wall, and scratching her nails on the wall. The therapist decided to call the client’s mother. The client’s mother attempted to calm Tory without any success. Tory’s father later intervened without any success, either. Siegel and Bryson (2011) mentioned that attempting to…

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  • Qualitative Synthesis

    Introduction: Why and When Qualitative Studies are Used Accurate, reliable research is often considered the gold standard of academia. Quantitative research, which uses statistics to answer its questions, is often thought of as being a far superior form of research when compared to its qualitative counterpart. Difficulty with evaluating the validity of qualitative research makes persons question its integrity. However, it would be absurd to overlook the value of this research. Qualitative…

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  • Attention Getter For Eating Disorders Essay

    eating disorders experience physiological differences in parts of the brain like the Hypothalamus. The hypothalamus plays an important role in emotional regulation, appetite, and communication between brain cells. Communication between brain cells or neurons occurs through neurotransmitters. Neurotransmitters like Serotonin and dopamine can experience dysregulation in eating disorders. Interestingly enough , these chemicals also play a significant role in the cause of other mental illnesses…

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  • Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder Case Study

    Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), a fairly new diagnosis added to The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5th ed.; DSM–5; American Psychiatric Association [APA], 2013), is characterized by severe, chronic irritability and intolerance of frustration found in children and adolescents. Frequent temper outbursts are a result of this irritability, and can be verbal or behavioral, in which the outbursts take the form of aggression on property, self, or others (APA,…

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  • Child Beauty Pageants Essay

    Beauty pageants have become a staple in American culture. Winners of pageants such as Miss America are icons, representations of the ideal woman, and positive role models for young girls. So society says. More recently, however, a new type of pageant has increased in popularity to the point of being considered a national phenomenon. These pageants are just as glitzy, and the competition is just as fierce; the only difference is that these contestants are the miniature model. They are child…

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  • Teenage Beauty Pageants

    Pageants are a place where it is socially acceptable for society to judge women and girl’s of all ages on their external beauty. On the other hand today’s society tells young girl’s that they should not care what’s on the outside but what’s on the inside. How can people expect this to be true when society contradicts this by telling young girls they exact opposite by allowing young beauty pageants. Youth beauty pageants had first debuted in 1961 and since then it has become increasing popular,…

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  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy Case Study Examples

    Dialectical Behavior Therapy, or DBT, was developed in 1993 by Marsha M. Linehan as a treatment for clients meeting the criteria for borderline personality disorder who are chronically suicidal (Linehan and Chen, 2004). Linehan developed this therapy out of the sentiment that there was an influx in borderline personality disorder diagnoses, and no successful treatment options specific to this diagnosis (Linehan, 1993). Linehan was influenced by behavior therapy and by Eastern mindfulness. The…

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  • PTSD In Veterans Essay

    messengers in the basolateral amygdala, the noradrenergic/norepinephrine (NE) system is a largely implicated in memory consolidation during stress. 103 Epinephrine and norepinephrine are influential in the consolidation and retention of memories during emotional events.59 Noradrenergic signaling is also critical for the later reconsolidation of fear learning.104 Abnormal noradrenergic function in PTSD has been found in both general and veteran patients.5 As mentioned earlier, veteran and general…

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  • Untreated Prenatal Depression

    Biological and psychological risks of untreated depression in pregnant women There are substantial risks associated with untreated prenatal depression for both the mother and child including low birth weights, preterm deliveries, and preeclampsia (Anderson et al., 2015). Even more risks after delivery have been identified such as postpartum depression, childhood obesity, and development of depression in the child later in life. It must be noted, however, that previous experiments? analysis of…

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