This course examines psychological disorders from the four major theoretical perspectives: biological, psychodynamic, cognitive, and behavioral. It also explores the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illness and the role of the mental health professional. Other topics include the definition of mental illness, cross-cultural issues in diagnosis, and ethical issues.
PSYC 252 B1
Buchanan, Gregory M.
Course Format Description
Weekly recorded lectures. Bi-weekly on-line discussions. Office hours in person or online