Unit CMH 302 Understand mentalhealth problems
This unit aims to provide the learner with knowledge of the main forms of mentalhealth problems according to the psychiatric classification system. Learners also consider the strengths and limitations of this model and look at alternative...
Understand MentalHealth Problems
This unit aims to provide the learner with knowledge of the main forms of mentalhealth problems according to the psychiatric classification system. Learners also consider the strengths and limitations of this model and look at alternative frameworks...
Understand mentalhealth problems (CMH 302)
Assessment of this unit
This unit introduces the main forms of mentalhealth problems. You will be expected to know the strengths and limitations of the main psychiatric classiﬁcations systems and have a working knowledge of alternative frameworks...
Unit CMH 302 - Understanding MentalHealth problems
Q1. Describe the main types of mentalillhealth according to the psychiatric (DSM/ICD) classification system:
Mood disorders – Major depressive disorder/Bipolar disorder
Personality disorders - Narcissistic personality...
1. Evaluate two different views on the nature of mental well-being and mentalhealth:
The term well-being can be used in different ways
The New Economic Foundation describes well-being as how people experience their own lives. It is more than the absence of problems and illness...
Diversity means that communities and society should take into consideration the acceptance and respect of individuals. It means we should understand that each individual is unique, and recognise our individual differences. These differences can include race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic...
in which people are different, it’s what makes a person unique and separates us as individuals, and there are many different characteristics that people have which differ from others and are what makes us individuals. People differ in many ways for example in age, gender, socio-economic class, height...
UNIT 12 (CMH302)
Understand MentalHealth Problems
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Please answer all questions with as much detail as possible. This is a knowledge unit; you need to show that you have spent...
It is used to describe the differences between people, some we can see others we can’t
Diversity can be differences in race, heritage, customs, belief systems, physical appearance, mental capabilities...
Understanding Mentalhealth problems
Within this unit I will be showing my past and learnt knowledge of the main forms of mentalhealth problems according to the psychiatric classification system. I will be looking at the strengths, Limitations and alternative frameworks for understanding mentalhealth. I will...
unverified stereotypes. Prejudice is a preconceived judgment or opinion. Strictly speaking, prejudice can also be favoring a group without justifiable grounds or sufficient knowledge. But the most common definition of prejudice is an irrational attitude of hostility directed against an individual, group...
this is a group of diagnosis in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM IV TR) which classifies mentalhealth, this particular one is when a person’s mood is seen to be the underlying cause of mentalhealth issues. This umbrellas a host of disorders, such as; Bipolar Disease (BD)...
Consumers’ Experience of Stigma
Mental illness can be considered one of the most apprehensive health issues in Australia as it has
becoming increasingly obvious and deteriorated (Australian Institution of Health and Welfare 2010).
According to Australian Bureau of Statistics (2008), in 2007, approximately...
misunderstood the actual truth of mental illness and it has created mental illness as a stigma. The mental illness itself created a fear, by understanding mental illness we can profit a new understanding of mental illness and reduces the stigma out of it. Basically Mental illnesses are medical conditions...
An Examination of The Sociology of Mental Illness
A Literature Review
Partial Fulfillment of the
Requirements for the Degree of
Master of Arts
Jill K. Buchar
Department of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts...
difference and variety. One individual may have things in common with another individual or groups of individuals but at the same time they are different in many ways. Recognising and valuing these differences is what diversity is all about. It could be said that diversity is about things which are visible...
Name: Lydia Stevens
1. What is meant by diversity?
Diversity is about valuing individual difference. The concept encompasses acceptance and respect and means understanding that every individual is unique. People vary from each other in many different ways, these differences include;...
Stigma of Mental Illness Among the Military
Stern College for Women
The present review addresses the perceived stigma associated with admitting mental illness and seeking mentalhealth treatment. Research on the public stigma associated with mental illness...
the basis o age (Traxler, 1980). It is therefore clear that discrimination not only against ethnic minorities and the gay lesbian bisexual and transgendered population (GLBT) but it is on the rise and targeting another group of individuals; those belonging to the ever growing aging population. The term...