PSY-261

Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

This course introduces students to the field of child and adolescent psychopathology. Child and adolescent disorders are discussed using an approach that emphasizes multiple developmental pathways and comparisons to normative development. The course includes theoretical approaches to the development of psychopathology; biological and psychosocial risk factors; diagnosis and assessment; and empirical approaches to treating child and adolescents. The course covers various psychological disorders in childhood and adolescence, including neurodevelopmental disorders such as intellectual disability, autism spectrum, disorder, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder; conduct disorders; anxiety and anxiety-related disorders; depression; bipolar disorder; eating disorders; and trauma-and stressor-related disorders. Three class hours.

Prerequisites

PSY 101 and either PSY 201, 202, or 212.

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PSY-261, Section 001

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Wanda Willard

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TypeLocationDate(s)Day / Time
LectureBrighton Campus
Building 06, Room 401
Aug 29th, 2022 – Dec 16th, 2022Monday, Wednesday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Type Lecture
Location Brighton Campus
Building 06, Room 401
Date(s) Aug 29th, 2022 – Dec 16th, 2022
Day / Time Monday, Wednesday
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm