Pyschology - Biological approach

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  • Created on: 18-03-15 09:19
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  • Biological Approach
    • Genetic
      • Dna
      • Tell the body how to function
      • High concordance rate is passed on, low concordance rate not passed on.
        • Phobia
        • Scizophrenia
      • Passed on from aprent to child
    • Viral infection
      • Viruses can enter an unborn babies brain and reamins until triggered
        • E.g. puberty
        • Torrey (2001)
          • Scizophrenia
    • Biochemisty
      • Balance of levels of hormones and neurotransmitters in the brain
      • Balace of the body
    • Neuroanatomy
      • Scizophrenic show shrinking brain tissue in the brain
      • Brain structure
    • Research
      • Experiments
        • Compare drug treatment to placebos.
        • Kirsch
      • Correlational studies
        • Link
          • However, there may be other causes

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