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Review the mood, somatoform, and dissociative disorder cases (6, 8, 9, 10) in Br

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Review the mood, somatoform, and dissociative disorder cases (6, 8, 9, 10) in Brown and Barlow (2017).
Review the following videos:
Ann: Bipolar Disorder (located in MyPsychLab, Video Series link).
Feliziano: Living with Bipolar Disorder (located in MyPsychLab, Video Series link).
Discuss one of the video cases (Ann or Feliziano). According to DSM-5 diagnostic criteria, explain whether the individual either meets or does not meet the full criteria for the diagnosis, based on the symptoms reported in the video.
Discuss the differential diagnosis. (i.e., several disorders may have overlapping symptoms. Which other diagnoses have similar symptoms, and why would they not be diagnosed in this particular case? have overlapping symptoms. Which other diagnoses have similar symptoms, and why would they not be diagnosed in this particular case?)
Video 1 describes Ann Bipolor Disorder
Ann describes the classic symptoms of mania and depression and the relative balance of manic and depressive episodes she’s experienced. She also discusses others’ perceptions about her behavior during these episodes.
I.
Manic Episode, Criterion B, symptom 4, racing thoughts
Manic Episode, Criterion B, symptom 2, reduced sleep
Manic Episode, Criterion B, symptom 6, increased energy and investment in goal-related activities
II.
Manic Depressive Episode, Criterion A, symptom 8, cognitive difficulties
Manic Depressive Episode, Criterion A, symptom 2, anhedonia (loss of interest in important activities)
Manic Episode, Criterion D, manic symptoms are associated with social impairment

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