Psychology

Phobia, phobia, fear neurosis

What is the neurosis of fear and phobia? Some people are always waiting for danger, although there is no reason for this. Such people suffer from a neurosis of fear, which is a form of neuropsychic disorders characterized by a sense of fear, obsessive thoughts, drives, memories, desires, states and (or) actions. Often a person can remain critical and an adequate assessment of the surrounding reality. Symptoms of a neurosis of fear and phobias Anxiety, a sense of insecurity. Excitement, panic. Violations of consciousness, thinking, and perception. Dryness in the throat, difficulty breathing. Increased sweating. Nausea, vomiting. The urge to urinate, diarrhea. Frequent...

Depression in children: causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention

Depression in children - this is one of the mental and emotional disorders, manifested in behavioral changes. Depression in childhood differs from depression in adults. If the child is sad or irritable, this does not necessarily mean that he has a depressive condition. This can be a normal emotional and psychological change, manifested during growth. But if the symptoms of depression in children become stable and destructively affect a child's social activity, then this may indicate that the child has depression. The child's behavior can become uncontrollable, he conflicts with others, misses the school, which leads to a decline in school performance. A child can start drinking alcohol,...

Dissocial personality disorder. The symptoms, development, causes

Currently, dissocial personality disorder is considered one of the most controversial categories that often arise in the clinical field. Some argue that this is not a disease, but only a cover for criminal elements and scammers, and other experts - a real mental disorder. All psychopathic persons, suffering from dissocial personality disorder, are united in a separate group due to underdeveloped high moral feelings. This type of personality disorder stands out in a special category with the help of characteristic social criteria, including the inability to clearly follow social norms prevailing in society, and also to be law-abiding citizens. As a rule, sociopaths remain indifferent to...

Anorexia nervosa - Symptoms and causes

Anorexia nervosa is a disease characterized by eating disorders. Patients (mostly women) are distinguished by a mental disorder expressed in a distorted perception of their own body, and even if they have normal weight indices, they still tend to lose weight and are very afraid of completeness. This causes a person to severely limit themselves in nutrition. In 95% of cases, anorexic nervosa affects women, and most often the first manifestations of the disease appear in adolescence. Less often, the disease manifests itself in adulthood. Anorexia affects representatives of wealthy segments of the population, usually young girls or unemployed young women, the number of cases in Western Europe...

Alzheimer's disease - Symptoms and causes

Alzheimer's disease - is an incurable disease of the central nervous system of the degenerative type. It is characterized by loss of memory, speech, logic and other mental faculties, which happens all the time. This disease is most common in elderly people: according to statistics, the risk of Alzheimer's disease increases significantly in people after 65 years of age. At the same time, this disease is considered to date one of the most widespread causes of dementia in older people. This disease of one person becomes a very significant burden for the rest of the family. For today, the exact causes of the onset of this disease are not known for sure, but Alzheimer's is generally considered a...