Abnormal Psychology: A South African Perspective highlights cultural variances pertinent to the understanding of abnormal psychology ensuring relevance to the South African context. It includes a chapter on South African legislation on the management of people with disorders, which includes applicable excerpts from the South African ethical code for psychologists. The book maps the spectrum of psychological disorders covered in undergraduate curricula, and refers to both International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10) and Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR) criteria to classify and define mental disorders.
2Psychological assessment and psychodiagnostics
9Sexual and gender identity disorders
10Substance abuse and addictions
11Dissociative disorders, somatoform disorders and illness-endorsing behaviours
Second and third year psychology students, including criminology, sociology, medical and nursing students.
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