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Do we need to know the categories of each disorder for A-Level Psychology AQA?

Categories for Phobias, depression, OCD.
For example for phobias its:
- specific phobia
- social anxiety
- agoraphobia

Do we need to memorise these?
Original post by imloki
Categories for Phobias, depression, OCD.
For example for phobias its:
- specific phobia
- social anxiety
- agoraphobia
Do we need to memorise these?

not necessarily, but they are good examples to have :biggrin:! what would be the categories then for ocd and depression?
Reply 2
Original post by emm4nuella
not necessarily, but they are good examples to have :biggrin:! what would be the categories then for ocd and depression?

Oh okay! I mean if it's not super super important then I won't waste time trying to memorise them. Less than a week left 😭

LMAO are you quizzing me
OCD:
-trichotillomania (compulsive hair pulling)
-excoriation disorder (compulsive skin picking)
-hoarding disorder

Depression
-major depressive disorder
-persistent depressive disorder
-manic depression (bipolar disorder)
-disruptive mood dysregulation disorder
-premenstrual depressive disorder?

(probably will forget these before the actual exams tbh)
(edited 1 month ago)
Original post by imloki
Oh okay! I mean if it's not super super important then I won't waste time trying to memorise them. Less than a week left 😭
LMAO are you quizzing me
OCD:
-trichotillomania (compulsive hair pulling)
-excoriation disorder (compulsive skin picking)
-hoarding disorder
Depression
-major depressive disorder
-persistent depressive disorder
-manic depression (bipolar disorder)
-disruptive mood dysregulation disorder
-premenstrual depressive disorder?
(probably will forget these before the actual exams tbh)

yeah i dont think it is necessary - as long as you know the characteristics it should be fine :biggrin:!
Reply 4
Original post by emm4nuella
yeah i dont think it is necessary - as long as you know the characteristics it should be fine :biggrin:!

Thank youu

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