Category Archives: Disorders

Somatoform Disorder–Talladega Nights

Ricky Bobby has himself a bit of somatoform disorder! Thanks to @turnerstevend for the clip. Advertisements

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Phobia–The Big Bang Theory

This video examines Sheldon’s germ phobia.  The video owner incorrectly calls it “Sheldon’s OCD.”

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Phobias–The Big Bang Theory

Sheldon has orinthophobia and a blue jay gets in his apartment.

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Disorders–Scrubs

Colin Farrell guests on Scrubs in an episode where a man has Cotard Syndrome and walks around the hospital insisting that he died (4 years ago).  You could also use this as an example of a nihilistic delusion.

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Disorders–20/20 (Schizophrenia)

http://abc.go.com/watch/2020/166626/254267/inside-the-world-of-childhood-schizophrenia   It’s not a fictional television show, but it does a nice job of explaining the rare world of childhood schizophrenia.

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Disorders–Desperate Housewives

In this clip, Bree’s husband points out some of her perfectionist qualities.  Could she have Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder?

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