Cognitive Disorder

Cognitive disorders are a category of mental health disorders that primarily affect learning, memory, perception, and problem solving, and include amnesia, dementia, and delirium.


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Wiki Number: W046
Diagnosis: Cognitive Disorder
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Symptoms: delirium, Alzheimers, and other significant declines
Progression: language impairment, amnesia, ongoing family support
Causes: delirium=many different causes; neurogenitive diseases-genetics, brain trauma, heart issues, PTSD, alcoholism
Medications: antipsychotics, benzodiasepines, Vitamin B; Diets with high Omega 3 fats

Youtube Video: Cognitive Disorders: Assessment and Testing

Amazon or Library Book:

Diagnostics of Emotional and Cognitive Disorders

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