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Gen pysch ch 16 sum - Dane Wisneski Chapter 16 Words 353 This chapter talks about the concepts of m ental disorders and how they affect the n

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Dane Wisneski Chapter 16 Words: 353 This chapter talks about the concepts of mental disorders and how they affect the numerous people who have them every day. There are two types of tests that can be done to understand what the problem is with each individual and these are the, projective tests and objective tests. Projective tests deal with ambiguous pictures and or stories that the taker interprets to their understanding. One of the popular tests that are given is the Rorschach Inkblot Test , which is a series of pictures that the test taker must interpret to their own knowledge. Objective tests are standardized questionnaires that are completed by the test taker and ask questions about behaviors and feelings; the most popular objective test is the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) which has ten specific categories in which it asks questions. Anxiety may be the main reason for disorders; generalized anxiety disorder is the continual or constant anxiety or worry that grips millions of people. A much more serious disorder that arises from panic, which is
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2011 for the course PSY 1012 taught by Professor Rogers during the Fall '10 term at Daytona State College.

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Gen pysch ch 16 sum - Dane Wisneski Chapter 16 Words 353 This chapter talks about the concepts of m ental disorders and how they affect the n

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