Linehan's biosocial theory takes into consideration of the accumulation effect of a stress on individuals, which the Diathesis-stress model could not explain. A predisposition (diathesis) with stress may cause a person to be suicidal but the accumulation effect makes the Biosocial model even more persuasive and sound. However, there is always something that a model or theory leaves out. What is it that the Biosocial theory does not explain?


Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.