Diagnosing anxiety and depression

Differences in theoretical perspectives

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Theoretical orientations represent a set of foundational assumptions about the phenomena under consideration and thus influence how the phenomena is studied. In this way. the theoretical perspective adopted by a mental health diagnostician determines how a mental illness is conceptualized and thus, subsequently treated. The following…



Donna L Roberts, PhD (Psych Pstuff)

Writer and university professor researching the human condition, generational studies, human and animal rights, and the intersection of art and psychology