In a 2-3 page paper, written in APA format and using proper spelling/grammar, address the following:
- Describe the ways in which abnormal behaviors differ from maladaptive behaviors.
- Explain why it’s important for a mental health practitioner to correctly differentiate between abnormal and maladaptive behaviors.
- Explain ways in which cultural and/or social norms may play a role when interpreting behaviors.
- Develop short behavioral profiles for two fictional individuals:
- the first should portray an individual who exhibits abnormal behaviors
- the second should be behave in a way that would be considered maladaptive
Be sure to include APA citations for any resources you used as references.