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Chapter 16 - Abnormal Behavior

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This chapter cites the five approaches in defining and abnormal behavior or a psychological disorder. It also names the system of classifying abnormal behavior and its historical devlopment including the Diagnostic Statistical Manual (DSM IV-R)


Abnormal, Psychopathology, Practical approach, Statistical approach, Deviation, Personal approach, Norm violation, Biological model, Learning model,Cognitive model, Humanist-Existential model, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic model, DSM V, Anxiety disorders, Somatoform, Dissociative, PD, Schizophrenia, Nursing diagnosis

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