Week 5 Discussion
In this week’s discussion, we get to explore psychological disorders that we may not have a deep understanding of (yet). When we learn about and discuss mental health, we can reduce the stigma associated with these conditions.
STEP 1: Select ONE disorder that you have never heard of before or do NOT know about from this list:
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
Eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia, etc.)
Factitious Disorder (FD)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD)
Somatic (Psych Central Staff, 1).
Step 2: Learn more about the disorder you selected by visiting either: https://psychcentral.com/disorders/disorders OR https://www.verywellmind.com/a-list-of-psychological-disorders-2794776
Step 3: Respond to the discussion by
Identifying what disorder you selected,
Describing the symptoms and
What you find interesting about this condition.
To earn full credit, your response must be at least 5 sentences with appropriate in-text and source citations.
Step 4: Use in-text citations to acknowledge the author’s ideas that you wrote about in your discussion response.
Step 5: Provide a source list with the source(s) that you used for the discussion post.