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Mental Disorders:  Causes

Mental Disorders: Causes

Author: Barbara Ludins

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.