Acquire an overview of common psychological disorders and their symptoms, causes, and treatments. The role of the mental health worker as part of a multidisciplinary team working with clients with mental health disorders is addressed. You will discuss attitudes, stigma, and the influences of culture. Class readings, web-based learning, group discussions, and assignments help illustrate this material.
Note: Prerequisites: PSYC 1040 and 1050, or PSYC 1060, or equivalent
Restricted to Justice, Social Work, Therapeutic Rec, Open Studies and Arts & Science Programs