Due October 26 at 11:59 PM
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For Week 3, you developed an Annotated Bibliography of research on two disorders. For this assignment you will pick one of the disorders and write a term paper on that disorder.
Your paper should address information on the following areas:
- Describe the origins or history of the mental disorders.
- Describe the psychological theory or theories that relate to the mental disorders especially in the areas of diagnosis and treatment.
- Describe the difference if any in age of onset and diagnostic criteria based on gender.
- Explain the potential impact of the mental disorders on the individual and his or her family.
- Explain the social perceptions of the mental disorders from stigma to advocacy.
The paper should adhere to the following guidelines:
- For the main sections it should have a:
- Title page
- Literature review
- Reference page(s)
Please see the assignment template for details on each section.
Submit your paper in a Word document to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.
Name your document PSY2010_W5_Project_lastname_firstname.