The work of David Rosenhan, illustrates the extremely imprecise and
subjective nature of assessing/diagnosing "abnormal" behavior and
highlights how the expectations and biases of mental health
“professionals” can influence their diagnoses as well as their
interactions with/treatment of patients.
Humans are social animals and interactions/relationships with
people are an important determinant of our psychological well-being.
A(n) ______ is an evaluation of a person, behavior, belief, or
It contains a cognitive and an emotional component, and
may or may not include a behavioral component.