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Causes of Mental Disorders

Causes of Mental Disorders

Author: Laura Riness

This lesson will explore the cause of mental disorders using the Stress Vulnerability Model.

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Terms to Know
Psychological Trauma

Mental injury or shock resulting from violence, abuse, neglect, or extreme stress.

Stress-Vulnerability Model

A theory of the cause of mental disorders that combines biological and environmental approaches.