Check out the DSM-V below. It is great for both finding a mental disorder topic, and then getting an overview of it.
To find your scholarly journal articles and supplemental sources check out the links on the left.
If you have any questions about finding sources for this project, please feel free to email me: firstname.lastname@example.org
Research Paper: This must be typed, double-spaced in Times-New Roman 12-point font, and at least 7-10 pages in length (not including the cover page and reference page). Papers should include a title page and should be stapled. You do not need an abstract. You will discuss a disorder that is listed in the DSM-5 including its characteristics, factors that cause it, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options. You must have at least 7 journal references included on a separate “References” page. Use APA format for references:
Mellers, C. A. (2000). Choice and the relative pleasure of consequences. Psychological Bulletin, 126, 910-924.
Use the questions below to guide your research/writing:
You must attach a copy of the first page of each article or book you used to write your paper. Make a copy of just the first page (not the whole article/book) and attach it at the end of the paper. Each article/book listed on your reference page must be cited in parentheses in the body of your paper.