Today, with the pace of life rushed and stressful, you can easily come across many people with all kinds of mental illness such as depression, disorders obsessive-compulsive …
Mental illness is a medical condition spiritual related to changes in emotions, thoughts or behavior (in some cases may be a combination of both). This situation has a close connection with the problems in social activities, work or family. Also, this is a health problem can be treated. After treatment, most cases patients can continue the activities in daily life.
In fact, mental illness has many types. So you already know about them? Let Hello Bacsi learn through articles later.
The common types of mental illness
today, mental illness is not a rare condition. In recent years, as many as 30% of Vietnam’s population suffering from all kinds of different mental illnesses. In particular, the proportion accounted for 25% of depressed people.
Also, the kind of common mental illnesses may include:
The most common types of mental illness are anxiety disorders. People with anxiety disorders tend fear response with some object or situation. This time, they will manifest the symptoms of anxiety or panic physical, such as heart palpitations and sweating. You will be diagnosed with anxiety disorders if they meet one of the following elements:
Reaction extraordinary situation given can not be controlled reactions
Anxiety impede the normal operation of performing tests
Anxiety Disorder often include generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder and obsessive-specific.
According to experts, a mood disorder, also known as emotional disorders, involving feelings of sadness lasting or stages happy excessive or ranges from happiness to sadness . The popular mood disorders especially depression, and bipolar disorder with mood disorders.
One of the mental illness are known especially psychosis. This situation is related to cognitive and deviant thoughts. The two most common symptoms of psychosis include:
Hallucinations: visual experience sound or bogus
Delusion: false belief about a particular issue, though there is much evidence Reviewer
disease Schizophrenia is a typical example of a mental disorder.
Eating disorders are one of the types of mental illness related to feelings, attitudes and extremist acts of weight problems and food. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia eat vomit and eating disorders are the most common.
Disorder and addiction control libido
Those disorders and addiction control desires can not afford to fight the urge to perform acts that may harm themselves or others. Arson, theft or gambling are examples often found in this kind of mental. Meanwhile, drug and alcohol addiction are two factors causing the most serious.
Different from other types of mental illness has been mentioned above, people with disorders of desire and addiction control not only troubled with health problems, but also the law.
People with personality disorders have extreme personality traits and inflexible. This causes discomfort for themselves as well as lead to many problems arising in work, school or social relationships. Also, thinking and behavior of the patients also differ significantly from the expectations of society. We can rigid that interfere in the normal activity of the patient. Personality disorders may include:
- disorders antisocial personality
- disorder obsessive-compulsive personality
- disorder paranoid personality
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
People with obsessive-compulsive disorder tend to be influenced by the thoughts or fear constantly. They make patients mandatory implementation of “etiquette” or certain habits. The disturbing thoughts are called obsessions, while the “ritual” is coercion. For example, unreasonable fear of the presence of bacteria will form excessive handwashing.
Disorder traumatic stress (PTSD)
Condition mental health can develop after a traumatic event or scary called stress disorder after trauma. The following events may be the cause of psychological problems, such as:
Offensive sexually or physically sudden death of relatives
People with stress disorder after trauma often scary thoughts about the event and tend to be paralyzed emotionally.
The kind of mental illness is rare
addition to the mental illness commonly mentioned above, you or a loved one may also face problems mental health following, include:
dysregulation syndrome arises when a person develops symptoms of emotional or behavioral abnormalities in response to an event or stressful situations. The factors that cause stress can include:
Natural Disasters, such as earthquakes or tornadoes
the crisis events such as car accidents or the result of a positive diagnosis for severe disease
Some personal matters, including divorce, death of a loved, lost the
Disorders adjustments usually start within three months from the occurrence of events causing stress and finish within six months later when agents stopped or removed.
You may want to read more: adjustment disorder: confusing, difficult to detect.
Those dissociation disorder tend to suffer serious disorders or changes in memory, consciousness, identity and general awareness of themselves and their surroundings. This condition often related to excessive stress, accident or catastrophe. Multiple personality disorder and personality disorder dissolution is the classic example of dissociation disorder.
Munchausen syndrome often causes a deliberate act is experiencing signs of pathological physically or mentally, even though the reality is not. In this case, you tend to like to put myself in the role of patients or who need help.
Sexual dysfunction and sex
This issue includes disorders affecting libido, performance and behaviors related to sexuality. Sexual dysfunction, disorders of gender identity and sexual deviance are examples of sexual disorders and gender.
Disorders physical symptoms
A disorder symptoms entity can put too much attention on the physical symptoms such as pain or fatigue. This situation may lead to some functional problems or negative emotions. Also, the fact you are likely to have or not have a condition relating to these signs.
People with the disorder often creates Tic sound or display body movements not intentionally. These actions occur quickly and repeated several times. Tourette syndrome is a typical example of Tic disorders.
In addition to the above disorders, in some cases, the disease or condition related to sleep and types of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, sometimes classified as a mental illness. The cause may be due to these diseases are related to the brain.