Mood Disorders

Some articles on disorder, mood disorders, mood, disorders:

Hagop S. Akiskal
... psychiatrist best known for his research on temperament and bipolar disorder (manic depression) ... worked for several years as a clinician and mood disorders researcher at the University of Tennessee, Memphis ... towards Kraepelin's original unitary concept of the bipolar spectrum of mood disorders (Lieber, Arnold) ...
Mogens Schou - Research
... rooted in his deep concern for all patients with mood disorders, initially inspired by the depression and manic-depressive illness that afflicted many of his relatives ... Lithium became the first-choice mood stabilizer in bipolar affective disorder ... After he discovered lithium's prophylactic action in mood disorders, he tirelessly researched all its aspects and did not spare any effort to make the treatment available to all those in need ...
Music Therapy - Forms - Adolescents With Mood Disorders - Music and Mood Disorders
... two to three thousand will have mood disorders, out of which 8-10 will commit suicide ... Two prevalent mood disorders in the adolescent population are clinical depression and bipolar disorder ... Music can improve one's mood by reducing stress and lowering anxiety levels, which can help counteract or prevent depression ...
Criticisms of The Inclusion of Depressive Personality Disorder in The DSM-V - Comorbidity With Other Disorders
... Many researchers believe that depressive personality disorder is so highly comorbid with other depressive disorders, manic-depressive episodes and dysthymic disorder, that it ... Recent studies however, have found that dysthymic disorder and depressive personality disorder are not as comorbid as previously thought ... The comorbidity with Axis I depressive disorders is not as high as had been assumed ...
Borderline Personality Disorder - Diagnosis - Differential Diagnosis and Comorbidity
... diagnosed with BPD to those diagnosed with other personality disorders, the former showed a higher rate of also meeting criteria for anxiety disorders – the large majority of borderlines ... with BPD also have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ... Borderline personality disorder and mood disorders often appear concurrently ...

Famous quotes containing the words disorders and/or mood:

    A car can massage organs which no masseur can reach. It is the one remedy for the disorders of the great sympathetic nervous system.
    Jean Cocteau (1889–1963)

    Fortune is merry,
    And in this mood will give us anything.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)