PSYC 260

Introduction to Mental Health and Well-Being

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: PSYC 360

Examines theory and research related to mental health and well-being in adulthood. Topics address various aspects of psychological distress (such as mood and anxiety disorders, personality disorders, substance use, and schizophrenia) and psychological well-being. Biological, learning, developmental, humanistic, and cross-cultural perspectives are used to understand the definitions and etiology of mental disorders and psychological well-being.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of PSYC 260, PSYC 360, PSYC 430.

Prerequisites:

Undergraduate course in Psychology offered by the Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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