AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology Treatment of Psychology Disorders-Treatment Approaches Revision (Page 1 of 1)

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Must know Concepts in Drugs and Disorders

  • Dopamine is a major player in the physiology of various disorders.

  • Excess of dopamine activity causes schizophrenia.

  • The excess of dopamine is caused due to use of amphetamines thereby producing schizophrenic-like paranoid symptoms.

  • Neuroleptic drugs (such as the a

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American Psychology Association (APA) & Publications

  • American Psychology Association (APA) is the governing body of the field of psychology in America started by Stanley Hall with an objective to “advance psychology as a science, as a profession, and as a means of promoting human welfare” in the year 1892.
  • American Psychologist i

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Prevention and Techniques

  • Primary prevention from psychological diseases is necessary. Prevention, in the sense that a person should keep away from persons who are negative and live in such environment. Examples of such primary prevention programs are prenatal health care, D. A. R. E. (Drug Abuse Resis

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