351 Child/Eating Disorder

  1. What is resiliency?
    -Risk factors that a child has but they do not get the mental illness
  2. What are the diffient developmental disorders?
    • -Mental Retardation
    • -Pervasive developmental delay
    • -Learning Disorders
    • -Communication Disorders
  3. What is mental retardation?
    • -axis II
    • -IQ less than 70
    • - Impairemnts in performing age-expected activities
  4. What is Austim?
    • -PDD
    • -Axis 1
    • -Early age of onset, before 30 months
    • -Multiple delays
    • -Stereotypical behaviors
  5. What is aspergers?
    • -PDD, Axis 1
    • -Normal or high IQ
    • -Less severe delays
  6. What are learning disorders?
    -Reading, writing, or speaking delays
  7. What are communication disorders?
    -Formation or comprehension of language delay
  8. What are interventions for austism?
    • -Routine
    • -Foster development
    • -provide skills
  9. What is ADHD?
    • -They dont finish things, low self esteem, angry outbursts.
    • -Common in school age
    • -Impulsiveness, inattention, and over activity and recklessnes
    • -Symptoms must be there at least 6 months
  10. What is the first line treatment of ADHD?
  11. What are interventions for ADHD?
    • -Provide support, guidance and education
    • -Low stimulus
    • -Maintain consistent schedule and set clear limits
    • -Reward short term
  12. What is oppositional defiant disorder (ODD)?
    • -Most common in preschool children
    • -enduring pattern of disobedience and acting out, tests limits, low frustration level
    • Interventions: Work with parents, matter of fact
  13. What is conduct disorder?
    -Violations of social standards, mean to animals, lack of remorse, fire setting
  14. What is IED?
    -Intermittent explosive disorder
  15. What is separation anxiety?
    • -excessive and profound anxiety upon separation from home or major attachment figure
    • -Worry
    • -May refuse to leave home or attend school
  16. What is a Tic Disorder?
    • -Motor or phonic tics
    • -can suppress but will pop out
    • -increases with stress, decreases with concentration
  17. What is enuresis?
    • -voiding that is not normal
    • -Can give TCAs for bladder retention
  18. What is anorexia nervosa?
    • -Suppression of appetite
    • -Restrictors and vomiter-purgers.
    • -May use laxative, diuretics, pills. Will exercise more and eat less.
    • -Doesnt believe they have a problem
  19. What is bulimia nervosa?
    • -Recurent episodes of binge eating
    • -Large calories
    • -May use marker food
    • -More willing to seek help
  20. What are interventions for eating disorders?
    • -Dont let them see weight, increase to at least 90% of average weight for weight
    • -Limit activity
    • -Set limits
    • -Involve family
    • -Refeeding needs to be done slowly
    • -Dont focus on food
  21. What are simulants for ADHD?
    • -Ritalin most commonly prescribed
    • -Slight increase in BP and HR
    • -Insomnia
    • -Decrease in weight
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351 Child/Eating Disorder
351 Child/Eating Disorder