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CPHS Adv. Psych. Abnormal Psych. Set 2

Paraphilia Sexual disorders in which unconventional objects or situations cause sexual arousal
Fetishism A paraphilia in which a nonhuman object is the preferred or exclusive method of achieving sexual excitement
Voyeurism Desire to watch others having sexual relations or to spy on nude people
Exhibitionism Compulsion to expose one's genitals in public to achieve sexual arousal
Frotteurism Compulsion to achieve sexual arousal by touching or rubbing against a nonconsenting person in public situations
Transvestic fetishism Wearing the clothes of the opposite sex to achieve sexual gratification
Sexual sadism Obtaining sexual gratification from humiliating or physically harming a sex partner
Sexual masochism inability to enjoy sex without accompanying emotional or physical pain
Pedophilia Desire to have sexual relations with children as the preferred or exclusive method of achieving sexual excitement
Hallucinations Sensory experiences in the absence of external stimulation
Delusions False beliefs about reality that have no basis in fact
Disorganized schizophrenia Schozophrenic disorder in which bizarre and childlike behaviors are common
Catatonic schizophrenia Schizophrenic disorder in which disturbed motor behavior is prominent
Paranoid schizophrenia Schizophrenic disorder marked by extreme suspiciousness and complex, bizarre delusions
Undifferentiated schizophrenia Schizophrenic disorder in which there are clear schizophrenic symptoms that don't meet the criteria for another subtype of the disorder
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) A childhood disorder characterized by inattention, impulsiveness, and hyperactivity
Autistic Disorder A childhood disorder characterized by lack of social instincts and strange motor behavior
Schizoid Personality Disorder Personality disorder in which a person is withdrawn and lacks feelings for others
Paranoid Personality Disorder Personality disorder in which the person is inappropriately suspicious and mistrusful of others
Dependent Personality Disorder Personality disorder in which the person is unable to make choices and decisions independently and cannot tolerate being alone
Avoidant Personality Disorder Personality disorder in which the person's fears of rejection by other leads to social isolation
Narcissistic Personality Disorder Personality disorder in which the person has an exaggerated sense of self-importance and needs constant admiration
Borderline Personality Disorder Personality disorder charcterized by marked instability in self-image, mood, and interpersonal relationships
Antisocial Personality Disorder Personality disorder that involves a pattern of violent, criminal, or unethical and exploitive behavior and an inability to feel affection for others
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