LAST MINUTE ASSIGNMENT
Part1. Write an essay (1,250-1,500 words) that diagnoses one of the five perspectives of abnormal psychology.
Choose a film or television show that depicts elements of abnormal psychology and treatment methods. Examples of suitable subjects include films such as American Psycho, Fatal Attraction, and Obsession, or television shows such as HBO's In Treatment and The Sopranos. Cannot use "The Island". (http://www.psychmovies.com/) This may help
Use the resources listed in this module to assist you in completing this assignment.
Select a character or characters in the film or television show that depict abnormal behavior and treatment methods or the lack thereof.
To frame the context, consider the five perspectives of abnormal psychology and their treatment methods. Which of the five abnormal psychological perspectives (biological, psychodynamic, humanistic, cognitive behavioral, and sociocultural) represents the type of abnormal behavior exhibited by the character(s)?
In addition, address the following:
1. Describe how the character(s) exhibit abnormal behavior.
2. Explain how therapists in each of the five perspectives would treat the character(s). 3. Describe which perspective you feel is the best. Justify your choice based on scholarly research.
Absolutely no Plagarism
Part 2 Answer question below clearly, no APA required for those.
1. "Researchers must take into account their own biases and a study's unintended impact on subjects' usual behavior." To address these issues, it says researchers have to use multiple research approaches, as well as single-blind and double-blind conditions. Do you feel these methods are sufficient to make sure a study is not biased and is conducted in a valid manner? Explain your rationale.
2. How are anxious or superstitious thoughts and behaviors separated from obsessions and compulsions?
|Due By (Pacific Time)
||08/21/2014 10:00 pm