Eating disorders -- Diagnosis; College students -- Health and hygiene
Orthorexia is characterized as an unhealthy obsession with healthy food. In contrast with anorexia nervosa (AN), the quality of food takes precedence over the quantity consumed. Nevertheless, orthorexia shares many of the same dangerous health...
African American youth--Sexual behavior.; African American youth--Alcohol use.; African American youth--Psychology.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Psychology."; Thesis advisor: Carolyn Fallahi.; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2014.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 52-69).
Stigma (Social psychology); Mental illness -- Social aspects
Throughout history people with mental illnesses have been stigmatized. Individuals with mental illness are still being stigmatized despite modern medicine and more humane treatment. The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships...
Mental illness -- Public opinion; Mental illness -- Social aspects
Individuals with mental illness are often the victims of stigmatization and discrimination from others, which may have severe negative consequences on treatment outcomes, recovery success, and perceived quality of life for such individuals. Such...
College students--Alcohol use.; College students--Social networks.; Social phobia.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Health Psychology."; Thesis advisor: Carolyn R. Fallahi.; M.S.,Central Connecticut State University,,2014.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 46-52).