MEYER'S THEORY

is a theory of mental illness devised by U.S. psychiatrist Adolf Meyer (1866 - 1950) which implied that mental disorders developed on the back of incorrect responses and behaviour patterns to situations.

MEYER'S THEORY: "According to Meyer's theory, all mental disorders stem from incorrect responses and behaviour patterns."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MEYER'S THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/meyers-theory/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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