Discussion Board

1. Using chapter 13 of your text and Cybrary resources, which personality theory do you think offers the best explanation for how an individual's personality develops? Why? Defend your answer including citations of the appropriate literature on personality theory.

2. Identify a specific psychological disorder as listed in chapter 16 of your text. Describe the symptoms commonly associated with this disorder according to the DSM-IV. How do the behaviors associated with this disorder differ from similar behaviors considered normal in American culture? Finally, discuss ways in which this disorder is treated. Do not discuss personal experience and do not use a disorder you have or found in your family. Use your own words and reference the text and other Cybrary sources to support your answers. Use appropriate citation and documentation.



Since we do not have your sources, we do not know what personality theories you are considering nor the symptoms of the potential psychological disorder. Without this information, we cannot help you.

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I hope this helps. If not, repost with the additional information. Thanks for asking.


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  1. Identify a specific psychological disorder as listed in chapter 12 of your text. Describe the symptoms commonly associated with this disorder according to the DSM-IV. How do the behaviors associated with this disorder differ from similar behaviors considered normal in American culture? Finally, discuss ways in which this disorder is treated. Do not discuss personal experience and do not use a disorder you have or found in your family. Use your own words and reference the text and other Library sources to support your answers. Use appropriate citation and documentation.

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