What is psychological disorders?
Psychological disorders, also referred to as mental disorders, are abnormalities of the mind that
result in persistent behavior patterns that can seriously affect your day-to-day function and life.
The specific causes of p
Psych 1 Notes
Chapter 1 Introduction to Psychology
Applied research- involves the means of changing behavior.
Structuralism- focuses on the structure of mental experience,
Example: Stacy loved desserts; this caused her to have the perception that the
Running Head: Case Study of Depersonalization Disorder
The current diagnosis for this case study is depersonalization disorder.
Depersonalization disorder pertains to a prolonged and unhealthful alteration of self and
surroundings (Medford 2012)
Group Assignment for Maria Case Study
Maria is a 23 year old female currently psychiatrically hospitalized for the first time due to
unsafe behavior of wandering alone on a bridge late at night. She broke up with her boyfriend
and has exper