PS 234 Abnormal Psychology (Fall/Spring: 3)
This course provides an introduction to the field of abnormal psychology.
Major topics include theoretical and empirical approaches to the study of
psychopathology; assessment and diagnosis of abnormality; and psychological,
behavioral, biological, and sociocultural characteristics of the major syndromes
of psychopathology. Legal and ethical issues and current approaches to the
treatment and prevention of psychological disorders will also be discussed.
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