Instant Diagnosis Archives - Ben Michaelis, PhD

Schizoaffective Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizoaffective Personality Disorder experience a combination of psychotic symptoms, such as hallucinations or delusions, and experience emotional problems such as depression or mania. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizoaffective Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Schizotypal Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizotypal Personality Disorder are often described as odd or eccentric and usually feel extreme discomfort with maintaining close relationships with others. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizotypal Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Schizoid Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizoid Personality Disorder tend to avoid social activities. They often have difficulty expressing emotions and when they do express themselves they have a very restricted range. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizoid Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Avoidant Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People with Avoidant Personality Disorder experience feelings of inadequacy and are extremely sensitive to what others think about them. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Avoidant Personality Disorder. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Dependent Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People with Dependent Personality Disorder feel the need to be taken care of and fear separation from other people. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Dependent Personality Disorder. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Paranoid Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People with Paranoid Personality Disorder are distrustful of others and believe that people are out to get them or are trying to hurt them. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Paranoid Personality Disorder. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Autism Spectrum Disorder in a Minute

“People with Autism Spectrum Disorder tend to have difficulties with social interactions in a variety of contexts. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Autism Spectrum Disorder. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Bulimia in a Minute

“People who suffer from Bulimia have recurrent episodes of binge eating and take steps to counteract their eating through vomiting, misuse of laxatives, fasting or over-exercising. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Bulimia. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Anorexia Nervosa in a Minute

“People who suffer from Anorexia restrict their food intake, have an intense fear of becoming fat, often see their body differently than others do, and can have dangerously low body weight. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Anorexia. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Insomnia in a Minute

“People who suffer from Insomnia report being dissatisfied with the quality or quantity of sleep. They may experience difficulties falling asleep, staying asleep and they may wake up too early and not be able to get back to sleep. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Insomnia. Thank you for watching.”