Clinical psychology debate – defining abnormality

Mr Boot has made clear claims that Homosexuality is abnormal and so should be considered on par with a mental illness.
  • You may find it helpful to consider the following: Was Mr Boots claim that homosexuality is abnormal correct and why?
  • What other definitions would or could you use and why?
  • What effects are there of classifying homosexuality as abnormal (i.e. why don’t we do that anymore?)?

The link to the original article is here.

1 Response to Clinical psychology debate – defining abnormality

  1. Miss Matuszak says:

    You should also consider this response piece from the pink news: http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2012/04/16/call-to-complain-over-startlingly-homophobic-daily-mail-piece/

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