Psychology Exam - psychological disorder-became the...

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Psychology Exam! Chapter 14 Abnormal behaviour: Myths, realities, and Controversies The Medical model Applied to Abnormal Behaviour -medical model = think of abnormal behaviour as a disease -basis for many of the terms used to describe abnormal behaviour: mental illness,
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Unformatted text preview: psychological disorder-became the dominant way of thinking in 18 th and 19 th centuries and still has a strong influence-was progress over earlier models involving superstition – possession and treated with rituals or locked away/killed...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course PSYCH 230 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '08 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.

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