University of New Orleans Psychosis Delusion and Hallucination Terms

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1.  Define the term psychosis.

2.  Define the term delusion.

3.  Define the term hallucination.

4.  Define the term paranoia.

5.  What does "DSM" stand for, what does the DSM - IV contain and how is it organized?

6.  What is schizophrenia?

7.  What is manic - depressive disorder (Bipolar disease)?

8.  What is schizoaffective disorder?

9.  What is multiple personality disorder (dissociative identity disorder)?

10. What is Capgras syndrome?

11. What is parasitosis?