Lesson 12 - PrintThisPage Lesson12 TherapyandTreatment

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Print This Page   Lesson 12  Therapy and Treatment  Introduction: Connecting Your Learning  In this lesson, you will turn from the topic of the  diagnosis  of psychological disorders to the  treatment  of  them. There is an important connection to note between these two topics. Depending on the  theoretical  perspective  adopted in describing and explaining the disorder, a certain method of treatment will follow. For  example, a bio-medical diagnosis of schizophrenia will imply or suggest a biomedical treatment, for example,  drugs. Look for these connections of diagnosis and treatment. Psychological health or well-being is becoming an extremely popular topic in our culture. Bookstores are  filled with books and tapes on  self-growth  and  self-improvement.  Seminars and workshops on psychological  health are big business. This lesson will provide essential information for assessing and understanding this  growing area of popular psychology. Focusing Your Learning 
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This note was uploaded on 07/28/2011 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Toren during the Summer '08 term at Rio Salado.

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Lesson 12 - PrintThisPage Lesson12 TherapyandTreatment

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