Models of abnormal behavior
The S.N. and brain.
The endocrine glands.
Evaluation of the biological model.
Stages of psychosexual development.
The psychic apparatus.
Evolution of psychoanalytic theo
Abnormal Psych Quiz #2
1. Many people prefer the term client to the term _ because the latter implies
illness and passivity.
1. Multiple diagnostic conditions that occur simultaneously wit
Abnormal Psych Quiz #4
The term psychodynamic is used to refer to any theory that relies on unconscious
explanations for behavior.
According to Freud, during the oral stage a child goes through the Oepidus/Electra
Abnormal Psych Quiz #1
10 out of 10 points
Abnormal behavior has been treated by drilling holes in the disturbed individual's skull.
10 out of 10 points
Dorothea Dix lead the way for humane
Definition of psychopathology and
The object of psychopathology.
The concept of mental illness.
Adaptive and maladaptive behavior.
Stress, coping and vulnerability.
How is it possible that the baby crying activate the mammary glands of his mother to produce
milk? These and other questions are studying the physiological psychologists investigating the
biological basis of behavior, especially t
ESTATE OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY:
Three historical and social facts gave their initial clinical psychology characteristics:
A) The way they have used scientific methods in psychology.
B) The way it has developed the interest for individual differences.
Development of Experimental Psychology
Early studies on memory starting from Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850-1909). His major work "On
Memory" is where are reflected their studies measuring the ability to store under a rigorous
experimental method. He first work
CONCEPTS AND MODELS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
THE PURPOSE OF THE PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
ANTHROPOLOGICAL APPROACH TO ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR.
B) MODELS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
TRADITIONAL MODEL BIOLOGICO
SCIENTIFIC BASIS AND FIELDS OF CURRENT PSYCHOLOGY.
The scientific foundations of Psychology: Its object of study.
Brief History of Psychology.
Methods and technical employees in research and professional work.
Main areas of professional work of the psycho
History of psychopathology
1. Cultures Preliterareas.
In this age begin to find skulls that have made a hole from this meeting, it is concluded that the
preliterate era is dominated by spirits.
When cataloging a person like crazy it was done in two ways:
What is psychology?
It is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. The term comes from the words
psyche (soul) and logos (study). A scientific study involves the use of tools such as observation,
description and experimental research to gath
SPECIALTY AREAS OF PSYCHOLOGY
Large branches of psychology
We can make a division of psychology into two main camps: according to study animal behavior
and human behavior.
1st Animal Psychology. There is evidence that other animals also exhibit behavior w
WHAT IS ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR?
Abnormal: away from the norm; behavior that manifests a person which is strange or different
from other people.
Inadequate from a cultural point of view.
Are associated with subjective distress.
Reflect a psychological impairmen
Abnormal Psych Quiz #3
1. What type of interview relies on a set of open-ended questions designed to assess the
client's reasons for seeking treatment as well as other factors related to the client's current
the standardized intervie