Abnormal

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  • Definition of abnormality
    • Statistical Infrequency
      • Behaviour that are extemely rare and found in few people
      • Statistically infrequent behnaviour
      • If you ar ein the mean then you are average but if you are outisde then you are abnormal
    • Deviation from social norm
      • Deveation from unstated rules about how ones supposed to behave
    • Failure to function adequetly
      • Judged on their ability to go about daily life
      • to the individual they would seem normal
    • Deviation from ideal meantal health
      • Marie jahoda states that metal illness is the absence of signs of physics helath
        • -self attitude   -Personal         growth            -Integration     -Autonomy       -Accurate        perception of  reality              -Master of the enviroment

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