Somatoform Disorder – Mnemonic to Remember

Somatoform Disorder:

In psychology, a somatoform disorder is a mental disorder characterized by physical symptoms that suggest physical illness or injury – symptoms that cannot be explained fully by a general medical condition.


Name of Some Somatoform Disorder:

(Mnemonic – BCPS-H)

1) Somatization Disorder

2) Conversion Disorder

3) Pain Disorder

4) Hypochondriasis

5) Body Dismorphic Disorder

Body Dismorphic Disorder

Body Dismorphic Disorder


6) Somatoform Autonomic dysfunction

7) Chronic Fatigue Syndrom

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