Psychopathology is the pathologic scientific study of mental disorders which includes the efforts taken to understand their genetic, biologicalpsychological, and social causes and to develop the classification schemes which improves the treatment plans and outcomes. Further understanding the course of Psychiatric illnesses across which all stages of development &more manifestations of Mental disorders and investigates the potentially.

Psychopathology is one of the scientific study based on the disease and its causes, processes, development, and consequences.

Some of the sub-disciplines like; Psychiatry; Neuroscience, criminology, social work,  sociology, epidemiology,  statistics, etc.

Similarly, there are four dimensions such as  deviance, distress, dysfunction & danger collectively known  as the Four D's

The term Psychopathology may also be denoted experiences and behaviors or indicative of mental illness.