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TECEP Abnormal Psychology: Study Guide & Test Prep

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Ensure you're prepared to take the TECEP Abnormal Psychology exam by taking advantage of the study resources in this entertaining course. Strengthen your knowledge of important abnormal psychology concepts to achieve your goal of passing the exam and earning semester credits.
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17 Chapters in TECEP Abnormal Psychology: Study Guide & Test Prep

17 chapters in TECEP Abnormal Psychology: Study Guide & Test Prep

Ch 1. Basics of Abnormal Psychology {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[257787].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Abnormal Psychology? - Definition and Common Disorders Studied Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Abnormal Human Development: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is the DSM? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Classification and Diagnosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[98].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[98].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Prevalence of Mental Disorders in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Biological and Medical History of Abnormality in Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The History of Asylums in the 1800s Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53892].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53892].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Evolution of Mental Health Professions: Counseling, Therapy and Beyond Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Deinstitutionalization Movement of the 1960s and Other Mental Health Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Clinical Research in Abnormal Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13010].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13010].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Psychology of Abnormal Behavior: Understanding the Criteria & Causes of Abnormal Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Diathesis, Stress, and Protective Factors: Understanding the Diathesis-Stress Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lifespan Development and Vulnerability to Mental Illness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12515].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12515].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Physiological Causes & Explanations for Mental Illness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Psychodynamic Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Sociocultural Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Behavioral Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12138].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12138].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Cognitive Model in Psychology and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12142].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12142].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Stress Disorders: Definition and Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Fight or Flight Response Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Acute Stress Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Exhaustion Stage of Stress: Psychology Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Resistance Stage of Stress: Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4953].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4953].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Can Stress Cause Pain? - Effects of Stress on the Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Stress Management: Techniques & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Somatoform Disorders: Definition and Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Conversion Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10368].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10368].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Somatization Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Hypochondriasis: Definition, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Other Somatoform Disorders: Undifferentiated and Not Otherwise Specified Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10372].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10372].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Pain Disorder: Definition, Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Dependence on Depressants: Alcohol, Sedative-Hypnotic Drugs and Opioids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Stimulant Dependence: Amphetamines and Cocaine Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Dependence on Hallucinogens: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Understanding Cannabis Dependence: Facts and Myths Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Combining Substances: An Examination of Substance Abuse Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10436].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10436].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Treating Substance-Related Disorders: Biological, Behavioral and Psychodynamic Approaches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Schizophrenia Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Symptoms of Schizophrenia: Positive and Negative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8639].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8639].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Etiologic Models of Schizophrenia: Research and Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8611].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8611].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Neurobiological Model of Schizophrenia: Brain Systems and Neurotransmitters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Phases of Schizophrenia: Prodromal, Active, and Residual Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8613].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8613].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Genetic and Environmental Influences of Schizophrenia: Causes and Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Delusional Mental Health Disorders: Definition and Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Schizoaffective Disorder: Depression and Elevation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8616].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8616].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Brief Psychotic Disorder: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8617].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8617].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Treating Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders: Managing Mental Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Cognitive Disorders? - Definition and Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10832].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10832].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Traumatic Brain Injuries: Symptoms & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Delirium? - Definition, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Amnestic Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment for Amnesia Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10835].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10835].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Dementia and Alzheimer's: Differences & Impact on Aging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Retrograde Amnesia: Definition, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Mental Health Development During Childhood and Adolescence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11022].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11022].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Developmental Abnormalities in Children: Effects & Impacts on Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lifespan Development Disorders: Definition and Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11021].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11021].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Emotional & Behavioral Disorders: Autism & Asperger's Syndrome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Oppositional Defiant Disorder & Conduct Disorder: Definitions, Causes & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Definition of ADHD Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Learning Disorders and Disabilities: Definition, Causes, Treatment and Diagnosis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11024].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11024].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Intellectual Disabilities: Definition, Levels, Causes, Prevention & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Maladaptive Coping Strategies: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54404].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54404].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Individual Therapy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Group Therapy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Biological Therapy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Interpersonal Therapy: Techniques & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57094].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57094].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is a Support Group? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Solution-Focused Brief Therapy? - Techniques & Training Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57149].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57149].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Social Learning in Abnormal Psychology Treatment? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13013].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13013].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Systematic Desensitization: Definition, Treatment & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Cognitive Restructuring: Techniques, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Psychiatric Drugs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Community Approaches to Mental Health Treatment: Prevention & Intervention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13014].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13014].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Treatment Effectiveness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Issues in Mental Health Treatment: Cultural Factors, Effectiveness & Empirical Validation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13015].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13015].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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