Mental Health Terms
There are 9 names in this directory beginning with the letter H.
False sensory perception of something that is not really there. It may involve, vision, touch, taste or smell.
Histrionic Personality Disorder
A disorder with pervasive and excessive emotionality and attention-seeking behaviour. This pattern begins by early adulthood and is present in a variety of contexts.
HIV disease, Dementia due to
A dementia that is judged to be the direct consequence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) disease.
A disease with involuntary jerky movements particularly affecting the shoulders, hips and face, and accompanied by a progressive dementia.
Excessive sleepiness for at least one (1) month as evidenced prolonged sleep episodes or by daytime sleep episodes occurring almost daily.
Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder
A deficiency or absence of sexual fantasies and desire for sexual activity which is causing marked distress or interpersonal difficulty.
Preoccupation with fears of having, or the idea that one has a serious disease based on a misinterpretation of one or more bodily signs or symptoms.
A distinct period during which there is a mild degree of mania or elevated mood that lasts at least four (4) days. This period must be accompanied by at least three (3) symptoms: decreased need for sleep, rapid and animated speech, flight of ideas, etc.