The Psychological Disorder will be Anxiety Disorder
**APA STYLE of WRITING**
Students will use the APA style of writing, 12 point font, and 1-inch margins.
THE CONTENT OF THE PAPER must fill a minimum of FOUR FULL double-spaced pages, not to exceed 5 pages.
Cite references LIBERALLY throughout paper – Any time you quote or paraphrase a statement from a written source, the source must be cited in text using the (Author,Year) format. Examples: (King, 2017) (Martin, 2016) (Smith and Sears, 2015)
The title page and reference page do not count toward the FOUR pages of written content.
Please include an APA style Reference Page the end of your paper. The department requires that we use the APA style of writing, which comes from the American Psychological Association. To view information on the APA style, visit: www.apa.org (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. (Go to: APA style).
Another great source to utilize is the Perdue Owl: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
1. Select a psychological disorder that you hold an interest in to research. You may use the textbook, the Chaminade Library database, and other books to research this particular disorder. Your paper will begin by describing the disorder you have selected, defining the disorder, and addressing the reason you chose this disorder to research.
2.Looking at the disorder from the various approaches to psychology, how do (at least 2 of the) perspectives describe this disorder, in terms of how it is caused. For example, what does the psychodynamic view say about the causes of depression versus the cognitive view? Describe the potential causes of this disorder. [Cite sources throughout paper]
3.What do the symptoms look like? Are there differences in the way men and women experience this disorder? At what age (if described) does this disorder usually manifest itself in an individual?
4. What types of treatment have been most effective in treating this type of disorder?
IF you were a counselor working with a client who has this disorder, which method of treatment would you use, and why did you select this method? What does research say about the success of treatment?
5.Conclude and wrap up your findings. Did you gain insight from the research? Finalize your paper and make sure you include an APA style reference page as the last page.