Deviance Psychopathology can also be conceptualized as a form of conduct which deviates from the social and cultural norms of the society. This unique conceptualization uses cultural and social conventions and regulations in judging a conduct as being a deviation from the normality (Maddux & Winstead, 2005). This is unlike in the case of the conceptualization of psychopathology as a statistical deviation. Conceptualizing psychopathology as social deviance is not primarily based on psychological