PSYC3710-A Advanced Abnormal Psychology    (Spring 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/13/2014 - 05/03/2014)

Days: T R

Time: 11:00 - 12:15 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Franklin Center 204

Seats Available: 29 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides an advanced examination of the various psychological disorders treated and managed by professional psychologists. Using the taxonomical system presented in the most recent version of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, students will learn to identify symptomatic behavior, assess for clinical diagnosis, make differential diagnoses when presented with similar symptom patterns, and understand theories of disorders' etiologies and treatments to the extent necessary to conceptualize appropriate treatment strategies.

Prerequisites: PSYC3700, PSYC3740 and Department Head Permission

About The Instructor(s)

Lynn T. Allen, M.S.W.

Part-Time Faculty
Social Sciences
412-397-4200 phone
Hale Center 305