Disorders Essay Topics

Psychotic, childhood, and cognitive disorders

Many disorders are said to form in the stages of childhood or are in some way are bound to an individual by genetics. Some may just gradually appear or grow more intense over a period of time. No matter the disorder, it can make a person’s life a challenging one. The disorders that will be… View Article

Sexual Abuse and Disorders

There have been a growing number of researches that suggests a correlation between sexual abuse and Borderline Personality Disorder (BDP) (Westen, Ludolph, Misle, Ruffins, & Block, 1988). Borderline Personality Disorder is described as pervasive pattern of the instability of interpersonal relationships, self-image, mood, and marked impulsivity (APA, 2003). In a study conducted (1989) a sample… View Article

According to an extensive study of U.S. adults

Phobia A phobia is an extreme, persistent fear that interferes with normal living. It is not necessarily an irrational fear. Many people have phobias of snakes, spiders, lightning, heights, and other items that really are dangerous. What is irrational is the excessive degree of the fear, leading to panic in the presence of the feared… View Article