Psychopathology

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Clues

  • 'A set of genes which cause vulnerability to OCD'. What is the name of these genes? (9, 5)
  • Are low or high levels of serotonin associated with OCD? (3, 6)
  • Give an alternative to SSRIs. (10)
  • Give an example of a side effect caused by drug therapy (treatment of OCD). (7, 6)
  • In treatment of phobias, systematic desensitisation is used. One stage of this is described as 'a list of situations ranked for how much anxiety they produce'. Give the term used to define this. (7, 9)
  • Name a cognitive characteristic of OCD. (9, 8)
  • Name the third step of Ellis' ABC model. (11)
  • What is the name of the process used to explain phobias? (3, 7, 5)
  • Which neurotransmitter is said to play a large role in OCD? (9)
  • Which theory is cognitive behaviour therapy primarily based on? (5, 9, 6)

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