2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 12, 2024  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SWK 572 - Mental Health and Psychopathology


Units: 3
When Offered: Fall
This course provides an in-depth examination of mental health and psychopathology from a social work perspective. Students will examine the history of mental illness, common mental disorders and current research. The course will also address differential diagnosis and differences between the biopsychosocial model and the medical model. Students will examine how environmental factors interact with genetic predispositions in some populations and examine effective treatment options, as well as current issues in the field of mental health.
Grade Type: Letter Grade
Prerequisite(s): SWK 505 , 515 , and 525   



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