Worksheet: Psychological Disorders
What do you think of when you read the term “mental disorder?” Do you envision someone who is acting wild and out of control, or a perpetually sad person who can’t function? In reality, extremes such as these describe only a small fraction of people with psychological illnesses. Many affected people go through life with few others knowing of their condition and contribute to the world in much the same way as others.
· Include at least two sources in your research. Include references and a bibliography. Your resources should include this week’s readings, in addition to the external research you conduct using outside sources. The LIRN is an excellent place to find information.
|Gradable items in assignment||Points|
|Provide a summary of disorder, including symptoms and behaviors.||15|
|Provide thorough description of appropriate treatment for the disorder.||15|
|Provide at least three resources, each appropriately referenced; bibliography included.||5|
|Assignment is free of spelling and grammar errors.||5|