Sep 19, 2019  
Graduate Catalog 2010-2011 
    
Graduate Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 521 - Psychopathology

3 hours
Prerequisite(s): COUN 520 .
This course emphasizes diagnostic criteria for the disorders included in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Revised Text (DSM-IV-TR). Mental disorders are defined and categorized in terms of their manifestations and symptoms. Cultural variations in symptoms and gender and age- elated features of the disorders are also considered, as well as empirically-based treatments currently available for each condition.