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Health and Psychology

overview

The biopsychosocial model (abbreviated "BPS") is a model or approach that focuses on the biological, psychological, and social factors of mental disorders to understand mental health better. This course will use this model to analyze different mental disorders, symptoms, and treatments. Participants will discuss the impact of social factors in developing different mental disorders, know the theory behind the disorders and apply the information to class presentations and case studies. The course has a holistic view and a multisystem, multilevel, and multivariate orientation to benefit the student's future

Code

PSY 2200

language

English

terms

Fall, Spring, Summer I

credit

3 credits / 48 contact hours

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