Discussion 5: disorders | Psychology homework help

To successfully complete this discussion,

  1. Choose two of the following disorders to discuss with your peers:
    • Tourette’s disorder/syndrome
    • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    • Dementia
    • Conduct disorder
    • Separation anxiety disorder
    • Autism spectrum disorder
    • Amnestic disorders
  2. Discuss the following as related to the disorders you chose:
    • Discuss the symptoms and the available demographic and historical data.
    • Analyze the differences and similarities between your chosen disorders to other similar illness/diagnosis.
    • Discuss the ethical implications of why it is important to understand the symptoms of disorders in general and to not diagnose without having a plethora of knowledge about the patient and a license to practice.
    • Describe the role of the environment on managing behaviors to the disorder you have chosen.
    • Evaluate the impact of the family in managing a loved one suffering from the disorder you choose.

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