Psych 1 test
Terms in this set (2)
What is mental illness?
-an impairment of the mental or emotional processes that exercise conscious control of one's actions
or the ability to perceive and understand reallity
• Substantially interferes with person's ability to meet the ordinary demands of daily living
What does mental illness not include?
Does not include mental retardation or developmental ability, intoxication, or substance abuse or