Write a 1-2 page paper describing mood and anxiety disorders. This paper should include the definition for each disorder. Each disorder should include a summary of the affective, cognitive, behavior, and physiological effects. Include a brief description with each disorder on the gender and cultural variation for each disorder. You may want to create a table to help you classify and organize the content.
Here is an example:
Domain / Depression / Mania
Affective / Feelings of sadness/ Feelings of grandiosity
Cognitive / Loss of interest / Lack of focus
Behavioral / Social isolation / Talkative
Psychological / Fluctuations in weight / Decreased need for sleep
Grading Criteria Assignments Maximum Points Meets or exceeds established assignment criteria 40 Demonstrates an understanding of lesson concepts 20 Clearly presents well-reasoned ideas and concepts 30 Uses proper mechanics, punctuation, sentence structure, and spelling 10 Total 100