Psychological Disorders: An Introduction. Defining Disorder. Psychological Disorder. Behavior patterns or mental processes that cause serious personal suffering or interfere with a person’s ability to cope with everyday life. It Takes 4 Things for a Behavior to be Considered a Disorder:.
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR)—describes specific symptoms and diagnostic guidelines for psychological disorders
Prevalence of Mental Disorders Worldwide Disorder:
Gender Differences for Disorders Disorder: