1. A key concept in Freudian theory is that depression is anger turned inward. Do you agree with this notion? Why or why not?
2. The family systems perspective is unique and relevant to how families function. One of the maladaptive consequences of a strong bond between family members is known as enmeshed boundaries. That is, family members become overly involved with one another’s activities and daily lives. What are some problems you see with enmeshment in families?
3. What types of testing instruments do psychologists use to make a diagnosis? Which ones do you think are most effective? Explain why.