What are the two different perspectives concerning psychological disorders and culture?
How do you define normal and abnormal behavior? What factors influence your definition? Why?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 19, 2018, 6:34 pm ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/psychology/childhood-disorders/different-perspectives-concerning-psychological-disorders-an-473436
First off, I define abnormal behaviors as actions that defy societal norms and interfere with proper life functioning. To me, normal behavior facilitates fully functioning abilities and also complies strongly with societal norms and values.
Instead, I believe that any behavior that not only conflicts with societal or cultural expectations but also hinders daily life ...
Different perspectives concerning psychological disorders and culture are briefly provided.