Abnormal Psychology and Mental Health
10 - Abnormal Psychology and Mental Health
The final chapter of the course delves into the realm of abnormal psychology, addressing the complexities of mental health and the various psychological disorders that can impact an individual's functioning. Students will explore the diagnostic criteria, etiology, and treatment approaches for a range of mental health conditions, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, and psychotic disorders. They will also examine the role of biological, psychological, and social factors in the development and management of mental health challenges, as well as the importance of mental health awareness, stigma reduction, and the promotion of overall well-being.
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