OCD: Biological explanations

IB Psychology: OCD: Biological explanations

The biological approach argues that both genetics and the functioning of the brain may explain the origin of OCD. For this component of the module, you will learn about both the genetic argument and the role of the "worry circuit." The biological approach is often considered a reductionist approach to understanding mental health - and it is the basis for medical treatment.Key conceptsBefore completing the module below,...

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