She was an English song writer and singer who impacted the music industry with her powerful and soulful vocals. It was said that she even created a new genre of music by fusing other genres of music such as soul, jazz, R&B and pop music. My celebrity diagnosis is on no other than the famous English singer, Amy Winehouse. Amy Winehouse was born to her parents Mitch and Janis Winehouse on September 14th 1983. As a child, her parents exposed her to different types of music which sparked up her interest in music and helped her in improving her musical ability. At the age of twelve, her parents divorced and she moved with her mother and brother in Southgate, England. It was at this age that she also attended the Sylvia Young Theater School. But …show more content…
BPD is a mental disorder that consist of unstable moods, behaviors and relationships. It usually begins or manifest when a person is an adolescent. Individuals with this disorder tend to be very impulsive, reckless, have problems regulating their emotions and have a distorted self image of themselves. The cause of this personality disorder has strongly to do with genetics and heredity. Also social and cultural factors may contribute and increase the risk for BPD. The symptoms of this disorder includes extreme reactions ( Panic, rage, etc), recurrent suicidal thoughts and behaviors, paranoid thoughts, emotional instability, unstable self image, dangerous behavior and chronic feeling of emptiness and boredom. Individuals with BDP are likely to have other disorders such as depression, eating disorders, anxiety disorders and substance abuse. In order to treat BDP, Psychotherapy also called “talk” therapy and medication are used. The use of medication will usually be the last resort if psychotherapy doesn’t …show more content…
It began while she was an adolescent. I believe that the divorce of her parents and the absentness of her father seemed to trigger or at least helped this disorder to manifest. It is said that she got suspended from a theatre school at the age of 14 because she failed to obey school rules in terms of conduct and her appearance. At this point, she made an impulsive decision to drop schooling all together and started working part time in a jazz band at the age of 16. Then she got a signed by a management company and had quite a few unstable relationships. The first official relationship she had was with Chris Taylor at the age of 19 (2003) which was said to spiral really quickly. Her first album called “Frank” was said to be about this relationship. At this point, things only got worse. She entered a lot of relationships that didn’t last very long due to her high emotional instability and impulsive behavior. It was at this point that she started drugs and developed both a drug addiction and an alcohol addiction. Because of this, her emotional instability behaviors were amplified. She had a lot of public breakdowns and she disappointed a lot of fans just by walking off stage in the middle of a performance and not coming back. “Her vulnerability, her fragile personality and
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She was born in southern California to a loving young couple. Her mom and dad were both very young when they had her, 20 and 21 to be exact. They also both happened to be in the military. This caused her to move around a lot and never really be able to have a good steady group of friends. It also caused her to be strong, outgoing, independent, and friendly.
According to the DSM-5, antisocial personality disorder is “a lack of anxiety or fear and by a bold interpersonal style that may mask maladaptive behaviors.” (DIAGNOSTIC AND (5TH ED)2013) Furthermore, Major depressive disorder is described as a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest…it affects how you feel, thinks, and behave and can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems. (Depression (Major Depressive Disorder) - Symptoms and Causes - Mayo Clinic, 2022). Antisocial personality disorder can develop in childhood around the age of 8.
LeAnn Rimes is a very successful author, actor, and singer. She is most known for her unique voice in the genres of American country and pop music. LeAnn Rimes’ career started at a young age, proving that she is one of the greatest female country singers ever with her many awards and accomplishments. LeAnn Rimes was born August 28, 1982 to Wilbur and Belinda Rimes, in Jackson, Mississippi. At the young age of two, she began her singing career.
There has never been a female country singer as successful as Dolly Parton. With over one million records sold, she is the best-selling female singer of all time. Dolly Rebecca Parton was born on January 19, 1946. She is a beloved and iconic country music performer who has profoundly impacted the music industry and beyond. Parton was the fourth of 12 children; she came from a poor farming family.
In my opinion Andrea Yates murdered all five of her kids due to the mental illness. Prior to the birth of the last child, Andrea have already had a history of mental issues and was treated with antidepressants, admitted to a hospital and even tried to commit a suicide. Also her doctor had warned her about high chances of getting psychotic depression after a birth of another child. Her postpartum depression had a very severe form and should have been treated with medications in order to avoid any major complications. I think that biological and social factors played an important role in occurring the type of psychological condition that Andrea had.
MALADAPTIVE BEHAVIOR & PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Kwame Danquah Argosy University Prof. Jennifer Myers FP6005 A01 April 4, 2017 Primary and Secondary Diagnoses Jessica E. Smith was referred to as my office for a psychological evaluation. Thus concluding the primary diagnosis is borderline personality disorder. Ms. Smith’s background and demographic information were obtained before the actual evaluation and revealed information that fits the criteria of the diagnosis. Ms. Smith was also administered the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2), which assessed her personal attitude, beliefs, and experiences.
Ella Fitzgerald, also known as “The First Lady of Song” or “Lady Ella”, was an extraordinary singer highly known in the Harlem Renaissance. Born in Virginia then moving to New York, Ella grew up during the 1920s and got her breakthrough in the early 1930s. She joined an orchestra and produced her first number one single, A-Tisket, A-Tasket. Ella’s contributions to the Harlem Renaissance included not only her songs, but her appearances in movies such as. Ella Fitzgerald is shaped into the woman that she once was through her background, accomplishments, challenges and hardships; she also leaves a legacy that would continue on to influence many generations to come.
So what is bipolar disorder? A. “It is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks”, (National Institute of Mental Health). (TRANSITION: Now we know what bipolar disorder is, what are the factors that causes it?) II.
ii. The area in the brain called the insula, the part that helps determine how intensely we experience negative emotions is extremely in people with BPD. However, regions
Demi Lovato is an advocate for mental health, because of her having multiple mental illnesses, and also her father. I found this blog post by Lindsay Holmes called, “How Demi Lovato is Leading the Conversation about Mental Illness”. It starts off by saying, “Many people who experience mental illness feel like they have to suffer in silence due to negative stereotypes associated with their conditions. Demi Lovato is actively working to change that.” Just by reading the first two sentences, I knew that this blog was going to be truthful about how people are treated when they have a mental illness.
The treatment used to treat DID is psychotherapy — a treatment that is recommended that focuses on “individual modality and emphasize the integration of the various personality states into one”. Another treatment that is medication. Medication is usually needed with patients that have a severe problem with depressions, anxiety, anger and impulse control. Medications that are commonly used are antidepressants — citalopram, venlafaxine, phenelzine, fluoxetine, and sertraline. Depressants, such as carisoprodol, atropine, benzodiazepines, and cyclobenzaprine.
Her father was a graphic designer and her mother was a CEO of a company. She was a great actor and an amazing singer at a young age. She also stared in a Broadway play 13 at the age 15. She was so great at the role she won a National Youth Theater Association (NYTA). Two years later, she was seen in the musical Cuba Libre and had a small role on a TV show The Battery’s down.
In 1958 Gary, Indiana Michael Jackson was born to parents Katherine and Joseph Jackson. Michael went on to become the lead singer of the iconic family musical group The Jackson 5 and after their huge success he reinvented himself as a solo artist. Michael Jackson was one of the greatest artists of all time, he was credibly deemed the King of Pop. Throughout all of his successes he faced many struggles physically, mentally and emotionally. Behind the scenes, Michael seemed to have been struggling with self-identity amongst other things.