Instant Diagnosis Archives - Page 3 of 3 - Ben Michaelis, PhD

Manic Episodes in a Minute

“People who suffer from Manic Episodes experience elevated, expansive or irritable moods and a sudden increase in goal-directed activity or energy lasting for at least one week. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Manic Episodes. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Panic Attacks in a Minute

“A Panic Attack is an intense surge of fear or discomfort in which a person experiences heart palpitations, sweating, dizziness or shortness of breath and fears that they are losing control or dying. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Panic Attacks. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Major Depressive Episodes in a Minute

“People who suffer from Major Depressive Episodes feel sad, melancholic, and experience depressed mood or a loss of interest in pleasure. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Major Depressive Episodes. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Histrionic Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Histrionic Personality Disorder are highly emotional and seek constant attention from others. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Histrionic Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Borderline Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Borderline Personality Disorder tend to have unstable emotions, relationships, and sense of self. They can have difficulties at work or in personal relationships due to impulsivity. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Borderline Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Antisocial Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Antisocial Personality Disorder can get into trouble with the law. They tend to lie, cheat, deceive and manipulate people. They don’t pay their debts and behave recklessly and impulsively. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Antisocial Personality Disorder.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Narcissistic Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Narcissistic Personality Disorder can have problems in their relationships, work, school, and financial affairs. They can also harm those close to them. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

This is the first out of a series of one-minute diagnosis videos where Dr. Ben Michaelis talks about the most common mental health issues affecting Americans.