PSY 323 Advanced Abnormal Psychology
This course is designed for students who have taken Abnormal Psychology (Psychology 223) and are interested in learning about treatments for psychological disorders. The three main approaches that are studied are: psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, and mindfulness. Emphasis is on an empirical evaluation of treatment effectiveness, and the search for the Common Factors that underlie all successful human change efforts. This course is offered in the fall semester.
Prerequisites: Psychology 223; Psychology 201 (may be taken concurrently).