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PSYC 319 - CHILD & ADOL PSYCHOPATHOLOGY

Major forms of abnormal behavior in childhood and adolescence. These include disorders of behavior (e.g., attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder), disorders of emotion (e.g., anxiety and depression), developmental and learning problems (e.g., autism, learning disabilities), and problems related to physical and environmental challenges (e.g., anorexia, child abuse and neglect). You will learn about the defining characteristics, associated features, possible causes, research evidence, and current approaches to intervention and prevention.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites listed for this course.

Course Notes:

3 courses in psychology.