Severe Mental Disorders (Substance related Disorders (Opioid related…
Severe Mental Disorders
Typical Symptoms: Sadness, Fatique, Dificulty sleeping, Hopelessness, Despair, Sense of inferiority, Dejection, Exaggerated guilt, Changes in Appetite, Feelings of incompetence, Loss of interest, Inability to function effectively.
Above symptoms as well as Increased strength and energy, decreased sleep, Extreme irritability, Rapid thoughts, flights of ideas, Increased interest in activities, overspending, Grandiosity, inflated self-esteem, increased sexual drive, Poor judgment.
Substance related Disorders
Alcohol related disorders
affects CNS - health impairment and intoxication related accidents and crises
Amphetamine related disorders
affect both central nervous system and cardiovascular system - nervousness, dizziness, confusion, heart palpitations, and elevated blood pressure.
Caffeine related disorders
insomnia, restlessness, nervousness and high heart rate.
Cannabis related disorders
impairs motor coordination and perception and affects short term memory
Cocaine related disorders
produce a maniacal state, paranoia, and impaired judgment and feelings of hyper alertness
Hallucinogen related disorders
result in respiratory or cardiovascular collapse or in psychotic behaviour
Inhalant related disorders (such as gasoline or spray paints)
Tolerance and withdrawal symptoms
Nicotine related disorders
increases heart's need for oxygen, cause chest pain, prone to heart attack
Opioid related disorders
derived from juice of opium poppy for ex: morphine and heroin
Opioids cause mood changes, sleepiness, mental clouding, constipation,and slowing the activity of respiratory center in brain.
Phencyclidine related disorders
disorientation and hallucination that made the user dissociate from environment - develop a severe depression or severe psychotic state
Sedative - Hypnotic or Anxiolytic related disorders
Problems with memory and depression, increased risk of getting dementia
Symptoms of Cognitive Disorders
Impairment of Orientation
Impairment of Intellectual functions
Impairment in memory
Impairment in judgment
Lack of mental resilience
Mind Map Topic: Severe Mental Disorders
Prepared by - Srinivas Adapa (17PS00070)