Explosive eruptions occur suddenly

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Unit 6 Assignment

Ariana Duell, [Write your names like this]

Purdue Global University


















Write a concise summary of the key points of your paper. (Do not indent.) Your abstract should be a single paragraph double-spaced. Your abstract should be between 150 and 250 words.






















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Begin the paper with an introduction. The introduction should at minimum provide general information about the main idea and what you intend to cover so that the reader has an understanding of what the paper will be about. Clearly state the topic and claims your position will support.

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provide here the name of the movie and describe the character’s general behavior in question.

Shrek has some anger management issues which can be realted to intermittent explosive disorder.

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identify and list here as many symptoms of a mental illness that the character is exhibiting (See DSM-5).

Criterion 1: “Explosive eruptions occur suddenly, with little or no warning, and usually last less than 30 minutes”(MayoClinic, 2015). These can be spased out but oubursts of minor agression may occour (MayoClinic, 2015).

Criterion 2: Sufferers may report sensations of “rage, irritability, increased energy,racing thoughts, tingling, tremors, palpitations, [and or] chest tightness” (MayoClinic, 2015).

Criterion 3: “The explosive verbal and behavioral outbursts are out of proportion to the situation, with no thought to consequences, and can include: temper tantrums, tirades, heated arguments, shouting, slapping, shoving or pushing, physical fights, property damage, threatening or assaulting people or animals” (MayoClinic, 2015).


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Explain here why the behavior appears to be abnormal based on the DSM-5, the definition of abnormal behavior from the course textbook, and based on your observation of the character’s behavior in the movie.

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Eexplain here if there are any indications that suggest the character may have a different mental disorder other than the one you have listed in above. If so, explain why you dismissed other possible disorders over your chosen disorder.

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Explain here what cultural influences can make it difficult to identity symptoms of mental disorder and why.

This behavior is acceptable in ogre culture.


Provide a recap of the main points of the paper and concluding remarks and link the conclusion back to the introduction. Do not add new information to a conclusion.
























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MayoClinic (2015, August 25). Intermittent Explosive DIsorder. Retrieved May 21, 2018, from https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intermittent-explosive-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20373921





























Unit 6 Assignment


Ariana Duell, [Write your names like this]


Purdue Global University


































Running Head: UNIT 6 ASSIGNMENT 1








Unit 6 Assignment

Ariana Duell, [Write your names like this]

Purdue Global University

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