Antisocial Personality Disorder

Presentation Rubric PSY 101

Psychological Disorders Presentation

 

Presenters:

Date:

Instructor: Ilona M. Stachowicz

Topic/Disorder:

 

Evaluation Objective Points

Earned

Total Points

Presentation Content (15 points)

Introduction

Psychological Disorder Name & Code

• State the name of the full name of the disorder (0.5 pts) with the corresponding DSM diagnostic code (0.5 pts)

Example: Antisocial Personality Disorder – 301.7

 

1

Subtypes

• State a minimum of 2 subtypes of this disorder Example: Schizophrenia → Paranoid, Catatonic

 

1

Definition

Description of Diagnostic Criteria

• List and briefly describe at least 5 of the symptoms/characteristics of this disorder (refer to the DSM-V)

Signs & Symptoms

• How long must symptoms persist in order to meet the diagnostic criteria for this disorder?

 

 

1

 

 

1

Prevalence

• How many people are affected by this disorder?

• How many men vs. women? Incidence

• How many new cases of this disorder are diagnosed per year in the United States?

1

 

 

1

Age of Onset

• State the typical age that the signs and symptoms of this disorder usually emerge

OR

• Briefly describe (2-3 bullet points) how this disorder looks different in children vs. adults

1

Risk Factors

• State a minimum of 3 risks factors associated with this disorder (e.g. family history, trauma, premature birth)

1

Effects on the Brain

• State the neurotransmitters involved with this disorder

• How do these neurotransmitters act differently in an individual with this disorder (e.g. overproduction or underproduction of X

neurotransmitter)

• Describe at least 2 structures of the brain that function differently in a person with this disorder

(Bonus: provide an image of a brain scan of a “normal” brain vs. a brain of

an individual with this diagnosis)

 

1

 

1

 

1

Treatment

a) Describe at least 2 common Biomedical treatments for this disorder (e.g. medications)

b) Describe at least 2 Psychotherapy treatment approaches that have been effective in treating this disorder

Examples: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Exposure Therapy

 

2

 

 

 

2

 

 

Presentation Rubric PSY 101

Presentation Format (3 Points)

Title Page

• Title of Presentation

• Name of Presenter

• Presentation Date Slides

• Title on each slide

• Limited text; use bullet points & short phrases

• Address each of the key content questions (see above) on a separate slide

 

References

• Slide at end of presentation with all references used

• References are written in APA format (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/10/)

 

Other Important Features:

• Correct spelling

• Use a font and color scheme that is easy for audience to read

• Use of pictures, diagrams and videos can make presentation more engaging

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Presentation Delivery (2 points)

• Presentation is 10-15 minutes long

• Presenter looks at audience a minimum of 10 times throughout the presentation (don’t read from slides, talk to your audience!)

• Presenter speaks at an appropriate volume and pace

• Presenter answers any questions that are asked by instructor or students (to the best of their current knowledge on the topic)

 

 

 

Total Score 20