Institution Course Date Lecturer Psychological disorder (p.640) Psychologists widely define mental disorder as a condition whereby the mind fails to function properly or in a simple term it is a psychological dysfunction. It occurs when the mind is exposed to disturbing thoughts bad actions and feelings. Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (p.641) This is a type of brain disorder associated with inattention impulsivity and hyperactivity that mostly affect the communication skills and the understanding. Medical model (p.642) A medical model is a model which emphasizes that a mental illness just like other diseases must involve trained doctors who can undertake complaints from the patient medical history of the person physical examination and conduct people who are suffering from schizophrenia. People with disturbed perceptions are usually perceiving things that are not in existence at the moment. Personality Disorder: Is a type of a mental disorder characterized by a rigid and abnormal way of functioning thinking and behaving (pg. 677). Antisocial personality disorder (p.677) This is a type of disorder that mostly starts when a person is very young for example before age 15 .It makes the sociopath to lack conscience as a result acting in an irrational manner. For example the person can steal rape fight and lie. References The commentary is based on: Psychology (Eighth edition) By David G. Myers (Hope College Holland Michigan) [...]
Read through Chapter 16 about Psychological Disorders as a resource below. list and define all the terms and concepts in your own words and include page numbers for each term / concept in your paper. You will need to know all terms and concepts found on page 683. for the Chapter Test at the end of the semester. Second, In this assignment, you will practice using all key vocabulary terms at the end of the attached Chapter 16 on page 683. Your goal is to write 1 original sentence for each term in the correct form and within the appropriate context of psychological disorders. You should have 20 sentences in total when you are done. Submissions will go to Turnitin.com to check originality of your work. 4/9. An example for the term DSM-IV.: The DSM-IV is used by psychiatrists and psychologists to classify psychological disorders. This assignment will be submitted to Turnitin for me to be sure you are writing sentences using your own words. You will be graded Pass/Fail for the assignment.