PSY 101 Week 6 Discussion | Wilmington University
Week 6 Discussion
The concepts of what defines a mental illness and where we draw the line between “normal” and “abnormal” are very controversial. This famous articleLinks to an external site. from 1960 provides a unique view.
· Read the article, then briefly summarize the criticisms Thomas Szasz presents on the idea of “mental illness”.
· Provide your thoughts on any of the concepts which stick out to you.
· What do you agree/disagree with in what Thomas Szasz had to say?