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SCWK 7722 Psychosocial Pathology (Spring/Summer: 3 )


Course Description

An examination of the etiology and identification of adult mental disorders utilizing the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Focus is on psychological, genetic, and biochemical theories of mental illness; biopsychosocial stressors in symptom formation, assessment and treatment; cultural determinants in psychopathology; differential diagnosis; and drug therapies.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: SCWK7721

Cross listed with:

Comments: Required of Clinical Social Work students; elective for others.


Last Updated: 03-Feb-15