Impulse and Mood Disorders

By: Logan Hall & Tony Scott & Shakira Hernandez

What are impulse disorders?

People with impulse control disorder can not resist the urge to hurt themselves, or others. The disorders can begin in the childhood years and can last through adulthood.

What are mood disorders?

A mood disorder is an illness that involves mood extremes that interfere with everyday living. Mood disorders include depression and bipolar disorder.

How are they treated?

Impulse and mood disorders are medical conditions and require diagnosis and treatment. Learning about these medical disorders may encourage people to look for help. These disorders cannot be solved without professional help in many cases.