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) ... Wisconsin–Madison, and then 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) ...
Music Therapy - Forms - Adolescents With Mood Disorders - Music and Mood Disorders
... every 100,000 adolescents, 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 ...
Borderline Personality Disorder - Diagnosis - Differential Diagnosis and Comorbidity
... those diagnosed with other personality disorders, the former showed a higher rate of also meeting criteria for anxiety disorders – the large majority of borderlines have an anxiety disorder mood disorders (including ... also have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ... Borderline personality disorder and mood disorders often appear concurrently ...
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 is redundant to include it ... Recent studies however, have found that dysthymic disorder and depressive personality disorder are not as comorbid as previously thought ... of the test subjects with depressive personality disorder did not have dysthymic disorder, and 83% did not have early-onset dysthymia ...
Mogens Schou - Research
... to research on therapeutic uses of lithium rooted in his deep concern for all patients with mood disorders, initially inspired by the depression and manic-depressive ... 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 ...

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)

    As the House is designed to provide a reflection of the mood of the moment, the Senate is meant to reflect the continuity of the past—to preserve the delicate balance of justice between the majority’s whims and the minority’s rights.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)