Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Art and Science of Psychopathology

    • Culture and Ethnicity

    • Mental Status Exams

  • 2

    Session 2

    • Introduction

    • Delirium

    • Major and Mild NCD Introduction

    • Alzheimer's Disorder

    • Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

    • Lewy Bodies

    • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) NCD

    • Substance-Induced NCD

    • HIV Infection NCD

    • Prion Disease NCD

    • Parkinson’s Disease NCD

    • Huntington’s Disease NCD

    • Tips on Interviewing NCD patients.

  • 3

    Session 3: Neurodevelopmental Disorder

    • Social Communication Disorder

    • Autism Spectrum Disorder

    • You don't need ADHD to understand this picture

    • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

    • Tic Disorders

  • 4

    Session 4: Disruptive, Impulse Control, and Conduct Disorders

    • Introduction

    • Oppositional Defiant Disorders (ODD)

    • Intermittent Explosive Disorder

    • At least it's intermittent.

    • Conduct Disorder

    • Antisocial Personality Disorder

  • 5

    Session 5: Personality Disorders

    • Lots of flaws, so little time

    • Introduction

    • Cluster A: Schizotypal Personality Disorder

    • Cluster A: Schizoid Personality Disorder

    • Cluster A: Paranoid Personality Disorders

    • Cluster B: Antisocial Personality Disorder

    • Cluster B: Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

    • It's a tough job, but I have to do it

    • Cluster B: Histrionic Personality Disorder

    • Cluster B: Narcissistic Personality Disorder

    • Well, can you help me or not? Out of fairness to me, you should help me!

    • Cluster C: Avoidant Personality Disorder

    • Cluster C: Dependent Personality Disorder

    • Cluster C: Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)

    • Diagnostic afterthoughts:

  • 6

    Session 6: Substance related and addiction disorders

    • Introduction

    • Alcohol Addiction

    • mixed up

    • Caffeine Addiction

    • Cannabis Addiction

    • Phencyclidine Addictions

    • Opioid Addictions

    • Sedative-, Hypnotic-, or Anxiolytic-Related Addictions

    • Stimulant Use Addictions

    • Tobacco Addictions

    • Family Systems

    • Gambling Addictions

  • 7

    Seven 7: Anxiety Disorders, Separation Anxiety Disorder, Selective Mutism, Phobias, Panic Disorders, Agoraphobia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    • Introduction

    • Separation Anxiety Disorders

    • Selective Mutism

    • Panic Disorders

    • Phobias

    • Is taking this course helping you with your phobia?

    • Social Anxiety

    • Panic Disorder

    • It's just not fair

    • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • 8

    Session 8: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hoarding Disorder, Trichotillomania, and Excoriation

    • Introduction

    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders (OCD)

    • If it was good the first time, it just needs to be studied again

    • Body Dysmorphic Disorder

    • Hoarding

    • Trichotillomania

    • Excoriation

    • Not sure how much help that it is

  • 9

    Session 9: Dissociative Disorders, Somatic Disorders, Factitious Disorder

    • Dissociative Disorders

    • Dissociative Identity Disorder

    • This is funny but it's not Dissociative Identity Disorder

    • Dissociative Amnesia

    • Depersonalization Disorder

    • Illness Anxiety Disorder

    • Conversion Disorder

    • Factitious Disorders

    • Are you dizzy?

  • 10

    Session 10: Trauma-related Disorders

    • Reactive Attachment Disorder

    • Disinhibited Social Engagement Disorder

    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    • ASD or Acute Stress Disorder.

    • Adjustment Disorders

    • It just never ends

  • 11

    Session 11: Sleeping and Eating Disorders

    • Introduction

    • Insomnia

    • Hypersomnolence Disorder

    • Narcolepsy

    • Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea and Sleep-Related Hypoventilation

    • Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders

    • Non-Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Arousal Disorders

    • Nightmare Disorders

    • Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Disorder

    • Restless Legs Syndrome

  • 12

    Chapter 11a: Eating and Feeding Disorders

    • Pica

    • Rumination Disorder

    • Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder

    • I'm just not hungry

    • Anorexia Nervosa

    • Bulimia Nervosa

    • Binge-Eating Disorder

  • 13

    Session 12: Depressive Disorders

    • Introduction

    • Five Things to Remember

    • Bipolar I

    • Hypomanic Episode

    • Bipolar II

    • Cyclothymic Disorder

    • Brat Disorder--DMD

    • Disruptive Mood Dysregulation

    • All together now. . . .

    • Major Depressive Disorder

    • Try not to reassure people using this statement

    • Dysthymia or Persistent Depressive Disorder

    • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

    • Yeah, most things are overrated

  • 14

    Session 13: Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders

    • Introduction

    • Schizoaffective Disorder

    • Schizotypal Personality Disorder

    • Command hallucinations. . .why did you think that you wanted to become a therapist?

    • Delusional Disorders

    • Brief Psychotic Disorder

    • Schizophreniform Disorder

    • Schizophrenia

    • Schizoaffective Disorder

    • Well, just imagine how hard it would be to do marital therapy

  • 15

    Session 14: Paraphilias; sexual dysfunctions; gender dysphoria; sexual assault; power dynamics

    • Introduction to Paraphilias

    • Porn Galore

    • Sexual Paraphilia

    • Sexual Dysfunction

  • 16

    Session 15: Psychopharmacology; Big Pharma; Bioethics

    • Skewed Perspective

    • Politics of Pharma

    • And now, the psychoactive medications