one minute diagnosis Archives - Ben Michaelis, PhD

Schizophrenia in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizophrenia often experience delusions, hallucinations and display disorganized speech and behavior. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizophrenia. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Personality Disorders in a Minute

“People who suffer from personality disorders have lifelong patterns of maladaptive behavior that gets in their way. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the different kinds of Personality Disorders and the clues clinicians use for diagnosing them. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder experience recurrent intrusive thoughts (obsessions), which they attempt to suppress through repetitive actions (compulsions). In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder are preoccupied with perfectionism, orderliness and the need for control. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

Generalized Anxiety Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Generalized Anxiety Disorders feel excessively anxious or worried and have difficulty controlling these feelings to the point that they interfere with their daily lives. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Generalized Anxiety Disorders. Thanks for watching!” – Dr. Ben Michaelis

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!” – […]

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