Ch 10: The Diathesis-Stress Model: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Diathesis-Stress Model chapter of this Abnormal Psychology Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the diathesis-stress model. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the vocabulary and concepts involving the diathesis-stress model required in a typical abnormal psychology course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other abnormal psychology work.
  • Identify the diathesis-stress model concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our abnormal psychology tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the diathesis-stress model and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the various elements of the diathesis-stress model, lifespan development and vulnerability to mental illness or any other diathesis-stress model topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their psychology learning
  • Prefer learning psychology visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their diathesis-stress model unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in abnormal psychology
  • Don't have access to their psychology teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about the diathesis-stress model simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live psychology tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about the diathesis-stress model on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how the diathesis-stress model explains abnormal functioning.
  • Explain the roles of diathesis, stress and protective factors in the diathesis-stress model.
  • Learn how vulnerable we are to developing mental illnesses over our lifespans.
  • Assess the strengths and weaknesses of the diathesis-stress model.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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