In 1973, the American Psychiatric Society declassified homosexuality as a mental disorder. Same-sex marriage has never been classified as a mental disorder.
You are comparing symptoms to a serious mental illness. Schizophrenia is a diagnosis for various types of disorders. Mood disorders and anxiety problems can be a symptom of a schizophrenic's disorder.
yes, it's a mental & emotional disorder with physical symptoms. anorexia is also genetic, though the 2 are NOT the same & are very different, they are related.
No. They are two different mental illnesses.
The sheer number of mental disorders makes the answer to this question impossible to answer fully. The disorder's symptoms and eventual diagnoses depends on many factors, a few of which are: age, family history(such as mothers activities while pregnant), substance exposure/ inhalation, trauma in the near or far past etc... Some very common yet vague symptoms of a mental disorder are: slowness(in comprehension as well as in physical movement), physical features(often individual suffering from the same mental illness tend to have similar features), speech impairment, etc.
An organic mental disorder is a dysfunction of the brain that may be permanent or temporary.
Depends on the problem. Not all disorders are the same.
Although from the same root as illusion, the mental disorder is spelled delusion.