Abnormal Psychology: Help and Review

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Boost your abnormal psychology knowledge with this self-paced help and review course. These engaging video lessons and interactive practice quizzes are designed to strengthen your understanding of abnormal psychology concepts for exams, homework and class assignments.
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27 chapters in Abnormal Psychology: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - What is Abnormal Psychology? - Definition and Common Disorders Studied  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - The Psychology of Abnormal Behavior: Understanding the Criteria & Causes of Abnormal Behavior  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Biological and Medical History of Abnormality in Psychology  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Reforms in Abnormal Psychology: Demonology Through Humanitarian Reforms  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Approaches to Abnormal Psychology: Psychodynamic Through Diathesis-Stress  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Evolution of Mental Health Professions: Counseling, Therapy and Beyond  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Deinstitutionalization Movement of the 1960s and Other Mental Health Issues  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Abnormal Human Development: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - What Is the DSM? - Definition & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Issues in Psychological Classifications: Reliability, Validity & Labeling  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Psychological Factors Affecting Physical Conditions Like Hypertension & Asthma  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The History of Asylums in the 1800s  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Inter-Rater Reliability in Psychology: Definition & Formula  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Affordable Care Act's Impact on Mental Health Services  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Do Violent Video Games Cause Behavior Problems?  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Anxiety Disorders: Definition and Perspectives in Mental Health  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment for GAD  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Specific and Social Phobias: Definition, Causes and Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What is OCD? - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Trauma-Related Disorders: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder & Acute Stress Disorder  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Compulsions and OCD: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Joseph Wolpe: Theory & Concept  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Ophidiophobia: Definition, Facts & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Paruresis: Treatment & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Social Phobias: Treatment & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What Is Anxiety? - Definition, Symptoms & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What Is Social Anxiety? - Treatment & Symptoms  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs): Definition, Effects & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Trichotillomania: Treatment, Causes & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is a Panic Attack? - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Nocturnal Panic Attacks: Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - PTSD & Depression  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - PTSD in Children: Definition & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - PTSD Symptoms in Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - PTSD: Symptoms, Medication & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - The History of PTSD  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - How a Panic Attack is Different from an Anxiety Attack  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - How a Panic Attack is Different from a Heart Attack  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Efficacy of CBT Treatment for Social Anxiety  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - CBT Techniques for Anxiety  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Defining and Understanding Mood Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Depressive Disorders: Definition, Types, Causes & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Dysthymia and Cyclothymia: Definition, Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What Is Bipolar Disorder? - Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Is Suicide? - Definition, Triggers, Underlying Causes & Prevention  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - What Is Anhedonia? - Definition, Treatment, Symptoms & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Bipolar I Disorder: Symptoms & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Social Isolation and Depression: Effects & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Waxy Flexibility: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - What Is Bipolar II Disorder? - Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What is Dysthymic Disorder? - Symptoms, Definition & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)? - Definition, Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Anger & Bipolar Disorder  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Schizophrenia  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Difference Between Anxiety & Depression  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Schizoaffective Disorder Bipolar Type: Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Differences in Depression Symptoms in Women & Men  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Misanthropy: Definition & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Displaced Aggression: Definition & Theory  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Lifespan Development Disorders: Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Mental Health Development During Childhood and Adolescence  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Developmental Abnormalities in Children: Effects & Impacts on Learning  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Behavioral Characteristics of Children with Asperger Syndrome  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Definition of ADHD  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Advanced Cognitive Development and Renzulli's Triad  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Oppositional Defiant Disorder & Conduct Disorder: Definitions, Causes & Treatments  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Learning Disorders and Disabilities: Definition, Causes, Treatment and Diagnosis  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Intellectual Disabilities: Definition, Levels, Causes, Prevention & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - What Is a Learning Disability in Children? - Definition, Types & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What Is Asperger's Syndrome in Children? - Symptoms, Definition & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What Is Dyslexia in Children? - Symptoms, Definition & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Types of Tests for Alzheimer's  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Teen Suicide: Statistics, Facts & Prevention in the US  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Asperger's in Adults: Symptoms & Signs  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - History of Intellectual Disability  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Auditory Processing Disorder & Autism  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Auditory Processing Disorder & Dyslexia  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Sensory Processing Disorder & Autism  Take Quiz
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