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Psychology Unit 2.5

Manifest Content What you dream/remember
Information Processing sift, sort, fix
Physiological stimulating brain in REM sleep strengthen neural pathways
Activation Synthesis Dreams result from activity in the brain stem, brain makes sense of random neural activity
Cognitive development simulate reality/ before age 9, dreams are like a slideshow
REM Rebound REM sleep increases following REM sleep deprivation
Parasomnias disruptive sleep disorders
Latent Content underlying meaning of dreams
Diminished Control (drugs) fail to regulate use
Diminished social functioning disrupt home/work commitments
Hazardous use putting self/others in danger
Drug Action Tolerance and withdrawl
Acetylcholine associated with Alzheimers disease
Dopamine Parkinson's Disease
Serotonin happy neurotransmitter/depression
Norepinepherine stress/ undersupply can depress mood
GABA linked to seizures/tremors/insomnia. Inhibitory neurotransmitter for the CNS
Glutamate normal brain functioning/ stimulate the brain
Created by: sophiesoup13
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