Below you will find a copy of the Paper Instructions as stated in your syllabus.
1. Paper: Choose any psychological disorder listed in the DSM-5. Using DSM-5 criteria, and a minimum of 5 peer-reviewed journal articles no older than 10-years, describe the disorder, along with symptoms, etiology, pervasiveness, and course of illness. Discuss best treatment/therapy used. Paper should be written in APA STYLE!
A. Paper specifics:
i. Must be typed with a 12 point font. Times New Roman.
ii. No less than 5 pages double spaced. Excluding cover page, abstract and reference page
iii Margins must be 1” on all sides
B. Select a person that is currently in the news/media. Give a brief description of the person
i. Identify the person’s disorder (the one you researched)
ii. Explain why this person could be identified with this disorder.
C. Prepare a 10-minute long Powerpoint presentation to summarize your paper to the class.
In order to receive a grade for the paper, the research MUST be presented to the class using a 10 minute (maximum) Powerpoint presentation.
Because this is a two-part graded assignment, students who do not turn in a paper, will not be able to present and will not get a grade. In the same way, if students do not present their paper, they will not receive credit for their work. No partial grade will be granted.