PSYC255 Research Paper: Mental Illness in Film
Length:A minimum of 5 pages, excluding the cover page and reference page.
Directions:Choose a film and character (suffering from a psychological disorder) from the movie list provided below. The purpose of this paper is to research and describe in great detail the psychological disorder (i.e. symptoms, treatment, etc.) and apply this information to the character you have selected. To be clear, this assignment is primarily a research paper and the majority of your writing will be on the disorder you choose (not the film).
Resources Required (minimum of 6):
oMethods oResults oDiscussion
no use of “I”), it is not necessary for you to abide by this in your paper. You may write your paper using first-person perspective.
1.Introduction: (1 paragraphs)•What is the topic?
2.Explanation of Disorder: (2-3 pages)
**INCLUDE YOUR RESOURCES ON DIAGNOSIS, ETIOLOGY,
PREVALENCE/INCIDENCE RATES AND PROGNOSIS HERE**
▪This portion of your paper should be very insignificant
**INCLUDE YOUR RESOURCES ON TREATMENT HERE**