Psychology 755: Psychopathology

  • 2 lecture hours, conference, 3 credits
  • Prerequisites: a) Introductory Psychology and b) Personality Theory or Psychopathology, OR permission of the instructor
  • Note: Psychology 756 does NOT require this course as a prerequisite

Identification, diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of psychopathological conditions. Several models of psychopathology are considered, including psychological (cognitive, behavioral, and psychoanalytic), medical, sociocultural, and mixed models. The study of anxiety and anxiety disorders is emphasized. The other syndromes considered are somatoform, dissociative, psychophysiological, and personality disorders.