Test 5 Lecture 1

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Test 5 Study Guide : Lecture 1 Pages 581-589 November 15, 2005 Psychological Disorders: Lecture Outline: Abnormal Psychology: - Historical Perspective - Modern Perspective Greeks: - The Greeks thought there to be a balance of four Humors in order to be well - Trephination: (Demons ye be gone) evil spirits with in you. Drill a hole in some ones head to release the pressures of the demons. There are groups in England that still do this today Prefrontal Aboding: Damaging parts of the brain on purpose to release abnormalities Our Modern Time: - Abnormal: anything different in an undesirable way from the norm - Is something way below or way above the average - Example: Naked man Below Normal Above - Example: Homosexuality December 9, 1973: Abnormal December 10, 1973: Became normal Criteria for being Normal or Abnormal - DSM: Book that classifies abnormal behavior - Deviant Behavior: means A-typical or not typical - Maladaptive: Does it interfere with your ability to function or be less effective? -
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