Unformatted text preview: 8. Compare the etiology of mental retardation with the etiology of autism. 9. Describe cohort effects and time-of-measurement effects. How do these issues figure in research with older adults? 10. Distinguish between dementia and delirium. 11. How would a practitioner distinguish between delusional disorder, delirium, and paraphrenia in an older adult? 12. What have been some of the limitations in community psychology interventions, and how might these limitations be overcome? 13. Discuss three factors that have been involved in the development of the insanity defense. 14. How do civil and criminal commitment differ, and under what conditions would each be utilized? We need to cover these questions in the course!!!!!...
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- Spring '08
- Abnormal Psychology, Sexual intercourse, Mental retardation, American Association of Mental Retardation