Neurodevelopmental Disorders

The paper should address information on the following areas on the subject of Neurodevelopmental Disorders:

  • Describe the origins or history of the mental disorders.
  • Describe the psychological theory or theories that relate to the mental disorders especially in the areas of diagnosis and treatment.
  • Describe the difference if any in age of onset and diagnostic criteria based on gender.
  • Explain the potential impact of the mental disorders on the individual and his or her family.
  • Explain the social perceptions of the mental disorders from stigma to advocacy.

The paper should adhere to the following guidelines:

  • The length of the paper should be 12–14 double-spaced pages (not including the title and reference pages).
  • For the main sections it should have a:
    • Title page
    • Introduction
    • Literature review
    • Conclusion
    • Reference page(s)

I submitted an annotated bibliography on the subject 2 weeks ago and the following references (along with any additional) should be used to write the paper:


Ahn, D. H. (2016). Introduction: Neurodevelopmental disorders. Hanyang Medical Reviews 36, 1-3. Retrieved from

Lee, C. T., Freed, W. J., & Mash, D. C. (2015). CNVs in neurodevelopmental disorders. Oncotarget, 6(21), 18238-18239. Retrieved from http://doi:10.18632/oncotarget.4853



Polyak, A., Rosenfeld, J. A., & Girirajan, S. (2015). An assessment of sex bias in neurodevelopment disorders. Genome Medicine, 7. Retrieved