The purpose of this assignment is to identify a mental health disorder and relate it to the larger social and healthcare system structure. Be sure to address all aspects of the assignment as described below and follow formatting and submission guidelines. Paragraph 1: Select a specific mental health disorder from the list below (bulimia nervosa). Describe symptoms, risk factors (genetics as well as lifestyle), ways it is treated/what can be done to help (on an individual as well as a larger-scale) Paragraph 2: Select 2 Social Determinants Of Health (attached as file), briefly define them and discuss how each fits into the mental health disorder you chose. Be sure to address how this relates to things that may fuel the disorder as well as things that can be done to treat/prevent/help those with the disorder. Identify and describe at least 2 specific ways this disorder (whether it be causes, treatment, social determinants) relates to college students/college campuses. Paragraph 3: Identify at least 2 types of stigma and/or discrimination associated with this disorder. Describe how people, media, society, etc. perpetuate the stigma or discrimination. How does this affect individuals with this diagnosis as well as our larger culture? Incorporate at least 1 ethical principle in talking about what can be done to combat the negative consequences of stigma and improve health outcomes. Be sure that you clearly address each point above and elaborate on your answers. Your write-up should be at least 1.5 pages, but no more than 3 pages, using the following formatting guidelines: 1?margins, double-spaced, 12pt Times New Roman font. Please be sure to complete this assignment in paragraph form and use proper spelling and grammar. Be sure your assignment is submitted as a Word document (.doc or .docx) or other compatible format (.rtf). Assignments submitted in other formats will be given a grade of zero. Grading Guide: Paragraph 1: Des?r?ption of Mental Health Disorder Mental health disorder clearly identified; symptoms, risk factors, and means of treatment/help thoroughly described. Maximum mark: 7 Paragraph 2: Social Determinants of Health & Relationship to College Students At least 2 SDOH (from WHO report) identified, briefly defined, and discussion of the relationship of each to the Mental Health Disorder. Identification and des?r?ption of at least 2 ways the disorder relates to college students. Maximum mark: 8 Paragraph 3: Stigma & Discrimination At least 2 types of stigma and/or discrimination identified as they relate to the disorder and how outside factors perpetuate the stigma/discrimination. Include affect on individual and larger culture. At least 1 bioethical principle identified and described in discussion on reducing consequences and improving health outcomes. Maximum mark: 8 Citations Citations are completed in APA format, including in-text citations and list of references at the end of the paper. ***Failure to cite information constitutes plagiarism and may result in a grade of zero for the assignment and possible disciplinary action. Maximum mark: 3 Formatting A minimum of 1.5 pages in length, maximum of 3 pages, 1? margins, double-spaced, 12 pt. Times New Roman font and is free of spelling/grammatical errors. Maximum mark: 4

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The purpose of this assignment is to identify a mental health disorder and relate it to the larger social and healthcare system structure. Be sure to address all aspects of the assignment as described below and follow formatting and submission guidelines. Paragraph 1: Select a specific mental health disorder from the list below (bulimia nervosa). Describe symptoms, risk factors (genetics as well as lifestyle), ways it is treated/what can be done to help (on an individual as well as a larger-scale) Paragraph 2: Select 2 Social Determinants Of Health (attached as file), briefly define them and discuss how each fits into the mental health disorder you chose. Be sure to address how this relates to things that may fuel the disorder as well as things that can be done to treat/prevent/help those with the disorder. Identify and describe at least 2 specific ways this disorder (whether it be causes, treatment, social determinants) relates to college students/college campuses. Paragraph 3: Identify at least 2 types of stigma and/or discrimination associated with this disorder. Describe how people, media, society, etc. perpetuate the stigma or discrimination. How does this affect individuals with this diagnosis as well as our larger culture? Incorporate at least 1 ethical principle in talking about what can be done to combat the negative consequences of stigma and improve health outcomes. Be sure that you clearly address each point above and elaborate on your answers. Your write-up should be at least 1.5 pages, but no more than 3 pages, using the following formatting guidelines: 1?margins, double-spaced, 12pt Times New Roman font. Please be sure to complete this assignment in paragraph form and use proper spelling and grammar. Be sure your assignment is submitted as a Word document (.doc or .docx) or other compatible format (.rtf). Assignments submitted in other formats will be given a grade of zero. Grading Guide: Paragraph 1: Des?r?ption of Mental Health Disorder Mental health disorder clearly identified; symptoms, risk factors, and means of treatment/help thoroughly described. Maximum mark: 7 Paragraph 2: Social Determinants of Health & Relationship to College Students At least 2 SDOH (from WHO report) identified, briefly defined, and discussion of the relationship of each to the Mental Health Disorder. Identification and des?r?ption of at least 2 ways the disorder relates to college students. Maximum mark: 8 Paragraph 3: Stigma & Discrimination At least 2 types of stigma and/or discrimination identified as they relate to the disorder and how outside factors perpetuate the stigma/discrimination. Include affect on individual and larger culture. At least 1 bioethical principle identified and described in discussion on reducing consequences and improving health outcomes. Maximum mark: 8 Citations Citations are completed in APA format, including in-text citations and list of references at the end of the paper. ***Failure to cite information constitutes plagiarism and may result in a grade of zero for the assignment and possible disciplinary action. Maximum mark: 3 Formatting A minimum of 1.5 pages in length, maximum of 3 pages, 1? margins, double-spaced, 12 pt. Times New Roman font and is free of spelling/grammatical errors. Maximum mark: 4

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