What is Weird?? Introduction to Abnormality

For our first option in year 2 psychology, we’ll be investigating Abnormal Psychology.  A Learning outcome of the unit is, “Discuss the concepts of normality and abnormality”  This learning activity will focus your understanding around this topic and see that “abnormal” is not a concept that is black and white.

What is weird

Defining Psychological Disorders



When finished with the above, move on to trying to understand the various lenses through which we judge abnormality via this Learning helper:

Diagnosing a STAR

When finished with the above, engage in PSYCHSIM’s MYSTERY CLIENT diagnosis Activity:


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