AQA Abnormality

A quick quiz on the definitions and approaches

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  • Created by: Rachel
  • Created on: 15-05-11 12:13

1. Which is an evaluation of the "deviation from social norms" definition.

  • Problem of social context.
  • Problem of subjective judgements in observer distress
  • Problem of adaptive or maladaptive
  • It is ethical in its approach
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2. How many indicators are there for the "failure to function adequately" definition.

  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4

3. Flooding involves..

  • A form of counter conditioning
  • Inescapable exposure to the feared object or situation
  • Learning through reward
  • Learning through association

4. What evaluation can be used for all the definitions?

  • Problem of adaptive or maladaptive
  • Problem of subjectivity
  • Problem of cultural relativism
  • Problem of social control

5. How many criteria did jahoda identify for "deviation from ideal mental health".

  • 8
  • 6
  • 2
  • 5
  • 4

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Renaye

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There are 7 indicators for the failure to function adequately definition:

Irrationality, Violation of moral standards, Maladaptiveness, Unconventiality, Unpredicablity, Observer dicomfort and Suffering

Michaella

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yeah i swear there are 7 for failure to function adequately?

Georgina

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there are 7

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