Psych. Disorders Research Paper

Psych. Disorders Research Paper

For this assignment, you will conduct research on psychological disorders. Select from the list the topic that is of greatest interest to you. After analyzing your research, you write a five-page essay about your disorder. Your paper will address your disorder topic in terms of the definition of the disorder and type (ex. mood, anxiety, etc.), symptoms, DSM V diagnosis criteria, causes, treatment options, and real world/life connections. To practice this course objective, the student will research and read from a minimum of two sources (in addition to the textbook), cite the sources correctly, and write a short (4-5 pages) paper utilizing the Modern Language Association (MLA) format. The paper will be double-spaced, using size 12 Times New Roman or Arial font. It will also include a cover page and reference page (reference page not counted in the 4-5 pages).