|Due By (Pacific Time)
||12/07/2016 08:00 am
The medical model of psychological disorders has provided the major method of diagnosing and conceptualizing psychological disorders for about 200 years. However, as noted in the readings, this model is now considered controversial. This assignment is designed to help you think about the medical model.
1. Why is the medical model the most appropriate way to conceptualize psychological disorders? In a post to the discussion, defend the use of the medical model as a valid view of psychological disorders. You can use information from the textbook, instructor commentaries, or outside sources in developing your argument.