PSY-2253 Child Psychopathology - 3.00 credits

This course will provide students with the opportunity to examine, on an introductory basis, the origins and symptoms of the various emotional and behavioural difficulties experienced by young people. Emphasis will be placed on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of organic, social/emotional, developmental, and learning disorders. The information and knowledge obtained in this course will assist the student in understanding the dynamics of mental health and mental illness in our society. Not available for supplemental. Instruction (3.0). Equivalent to: PSY-253. Requisite Courses: Take PSY-1160 or PSY-1170 (Required, Previous).