Select one of the following disorders explored in ch. 11 of your textbook: (Abnormal Psychology by Ronald Comer, 2014)
sexual masochism disorder
sexual sadism disorder
After selecting a disorder you will need to:
Provide the textbook definition of the disorder (this should be a direct quotation and will required the appropriate citation!)
Summarize 3 main diagnostic criteria or considerations of the disorder, as discussed in the chapter. What are three main things to look for in evaluating for this disorder in an individual?
Find a case study of an indviidual who you believe meets the criteria for the disorder. Provide a summary of the case and a citation for youru source information (this could be a video, newspaper article, magazine story, etc.) Make sure that you discuss how the 3 diagnostic criteria/considerations you noted in #2 above are met in the case you select.
Do you think this disorder should be considered a disorder? Why or why not?