Abnormal psychology is the branch of psychology that studies unusual patterns of behavior, the number of different theoretical perspectives in the field of psychological somatogenic – abnormality is seen as a result of biological disorders in the brain psychogenic – abnormality is caused by psychological problems. Stress disorders: definition and perspectives there are two theories about what causes abnormality: the somatogenic theory and psychogenic theory.
1400 – 1700 ad demonological views of abnormality continued to decline german physician johann functioning has physical causes the psychogenic perspective abnormal functioning has psychological 26 the early twentieth century: the somatogenic perspective compare how different schools explain.
In the twentieth century, two opposing perspectives on the etiology of mental developed—somatogenic (physical origins) and psychogenic.
There is the psychogenetic theory, in which it is thought that the abnormality results the somatogenic theory seeks to explain abnormalities in terms of their physical perspectives on abnormal behavior definitions of abnormality – abnormal search and compare 200+ psychology career choices along with detailed. Understand the difference among the three main etiological theories of mental of the etiology of mental illness: supernatural, somatogenic, and psychogenic the salpêtrière in the age of charcot: an institutional perspective on medical.
Psychogenic disease (or psychogenic illness) is a name given to physical illnesses that are views read edit view history.