University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
 

Subject: PSY

Course Number : 1317

Course Title:  CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOPATHOLOGY

Course Description:

This class focuses on the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of psychological disorders commonly associated with children and adolescents. Some of the disorders addressed will include: adjustment disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism spectrum disorders, disruptive behavior disorders, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. Various treatment modalities and techniques associated with specific disorders will be presented.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  PSY 0206 and junior standing

Course Level: