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Unformatted text preview: A. Medical Model-psychological disorders classified as medical illnesses B. Not Theory Based (atheoretical)- based on symptoms not causes C. Categorical- conditions are distinct rather than blended D. Multi-axial 1. Axis 1: Clinical Disorders 2. Axis 2: Personality Disorders 3. Axis 3: Medical Disorders 4. Axis 4: Psychosocial and Environmental Problems 5. Axis 5: Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF: 0- 100) II. The Process of Diagnosis A. Diagnostic criteria and differential diagnosis B. Case Formulation C. Treatment Plan...
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This note was uploaded on 12/13/2009 for the course PSYCH 380 taught by Professor Halgin during the Spring '08 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Spring '08
- Abnormal Psychology