Schizophrenia: Mental Disorder and Outline Essay

Submitted By stephalatour
Words: 1490
Pages: 6

STEP: 3

FINAL OUTLINE IS DUE November 15TH and 16TH

COVER PAGE AND HALF OF OUTLINE IS DUE NOVEMBER 13TH AND 14TH

Outline - COVER PAGE

Name: Stephanie Latour Period: 1

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Fill in the box and attach to the front of your outline.

|SUBJECT AREA Topic: Psychology |
|Guiding research question: Is schizophrenia caused by more than just genetics? |
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|In what overall order will the paper be arranged? I am going to list all the different theories of how schizophrenia is caused. |
|What is your answer to the Guiding Question? |
|While genetics may have an impact on an individuals likeliness to be diagnosed with schizophrenia there is more to it than just |
|that. Schizophrenia is more than just an inherited mental illness. Overtime, schizophrenia is developed due to flaws in brain |
|chemistry and other events. |
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|What are the tentative reasons for your answer? |
|1. various research has found flawed brain chemistry in individuals that suffer from this disorder. |
|2. many pyschiatrists support the idea that it is caused by more than just genetics. |
|3. genetics really only make a difference in cases of identical twins. |
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|What will the main sections be (USE THE REASONS ABOVE TO HELP YOU) ? |
|I. REFUTATION: Genetics do influence the risk of a person to be diagnosed with schizophrenia. |
|II. Environmental factors also play a role in the aspect as to how a person attained schizophrenia. |
|III. Flaws in brain development and brain chemistry also increase an individuals likeliness to be affected by this disease. |
|VI. WEIGHING AND CONCLUSION |
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