Approaches to Treatment and
History of Insane Treatment
Maltreatment of the insane throughout the ages was the result
of irrational views. Many patients were subjected to strange,
debilitating, and downright dangerous treatments.
The bodys information system is built from billions of
interconnected cells called neurons (nerve cells).
The Structure of the
Parts of the neuron
Cell Body: controls cell metabolism and
Consciousness & The
What is Consciousness?
Consciousness: the awareness of
oneself and the environment
The Dual-Track Mind
Example of Dual Processing
A significant dysfunction in an
individuals cognitions, emotions, or
Deviant: behavior that violates cultural
Dysfunctional: maladaptive or harmful
Thinking Critically With
the scientific study of
behavior and mental processes
Wundt established the first
psychological lab in 1879.
The Big Issue i