This course blends theory, application, history, and science as they apply to understanding and treating the psychological behavior of deviant individuals. Case studies are employed to document and illustrate various pathologies and their treatment. Social consequences of psychopathology are also confronted in terms of recent research on deviant personality, which include the areas of alcoholism and drug use.
Prerequisites: PSY 100 and PSY 210 or permission of program director.
PSY 335 Abnormal Psychology