Contains a PowerPoint presentation covering an introduction to psychological disorders. This PowerPoint is best used in a course examining psychological disorders, such as a Psychology or AP Psychology class.
The PowerPoint is HIGHLY animated and is designed to capture student attention. Each slide has transitions along with rich, moving media. Additionally, a guided note sheet is included in the zip file to help students follow along with the presentation.
Topics covered include:
-- Early Theories of Abnormality
-- Abnormality Today
-- The Three Ds of Diagnosis: Deviance, Distress, and Dysfunction
-- Medical Model/Mental Health Movement/Biopsychosocial Approach
-- Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Prevention
-- DSM-5 and Diagnosis
-- People-First Language
-- Perspectives of Psychology and Disorders
-- Controversies of Diagnosis (Labeling, Rosenhan Study, Insanity, etc.)
Please note that the fonts "Stencil Std" and "AbcPrint" are used in these documents. If your computer does not have these fonts installed, it will automatically replace them with a default font, which will cause it to look different than the screenshots indicated and require you to re-format the slides.
By purchasing this file, you agree not to make it publicly available (on websites, etc.) or to share with any other teachers. It is intended for classroom use only.