Describe the psychological disorder. Include the textbook definition, or other definition you prefer (cite the source); and include a description of this disorder in your own words. (3 pts)Describe common symptoms, issues, etc. related to this disorder. Use current research to support this info. (5 pts)Describe common (current) treatments that are used to help individuals who have this psychological disorder. And, explain which category of therapy the treatment is based on: Psychoanalysis, Humanistic, Behavior, Cognitive, Biomedical, etc. (5 pts)Identify Resources in your local area for treatments of this disorder: (5 pts)Organize your information into a PPT/or other visual presentation. (5 pts)Include list of References for the sources you used. Include the website/article or video link within your ppt. – preferably on the slide where the information is being talked about; and at the end of the ppt on one slide labeled References (4 pts).
his article asserts that physical appearance, especially being attractive, is a valuable and prominent asset in many situations of human interaction. Individuals judgements of others’ appearances are linked to body sizes which are depended on and influenced by a complex set of social and cultural values and norms. Thin bodies are appraised as they are in line with beauty norms while overweight bodies are stigmatized. The authors analyze the relationship between body weight, race and notions of attractiveness. They hypothesize that on various dimensions of attractiveness, white girls and black girls will be ranked differently based on body weights. Data for this study was drawn from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health with a sample consisting of 5947 white and black girls aged 12 to 18. Results show that white girls were more likely to be ranked physically attractive and described as having an attractive personality than black girls. The article concludes that overweight and obese girls are less likely to be perceived as attractive, well-groomed and having a likeable personality compared to thin girls. The stigmatization of overweight and obese girls was more prevalent among black girls; however, overweight white girls face more stigma than overweight black girls and this is due to the notion that all white girls are supposed and expected to be thin and beautiful. Ali et al.’s article demonstrates that physical appearance determines how an individual is perceived by others and whether this individual meets the standards of beauty. White girls are automatically per>GET ANSWER Let’s block ads! (Why?)