Deviation from Ideal Mental Health

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Defintions of Abnormality- Deviation from Ideal Mental Health

  • Ideal mental health would include; a postive attidue towards the self, resistance to stress, and an accurate perception of reality.
  • Behaviour and thoughts that deviate from these could lead to an individual being labelled as abnormal.

Limitations

  • Who can achieve all this criteria? - According to the typical

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