Psychopathology

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Statistical deviation
Occurs when an individual has a less common characteristic
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Deviation from social norms
Concerns behaviour that is different from the accepted standards of behaviour in a community or society
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Failure to function adequately
Occurs when someone is unable to cope with ordinary demands of day-to-day living
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Deviation from ideal mental health
Occurs when someone does not meet a set of criteria for good mental health
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Phobia
An irrational fear of an object or situation
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Depression
A mental disorder characterised by low mood and low energy levels
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OCD
A condition characterised by obsessions and/or compulsive behaviour
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Concerns behaviour that is different from the accepted standards of behaviour in a community or society

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Deviation from social norms

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Occurs when someone is unable to cope with ordinary demands of day-to-day living

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Occurs when someone does not meet a set of criteria for good mental health

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An irrational fear of an object or situation

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