Psychology | Schizophrenia & Mood Disorders
P457 | 3844 | O'Donnell, B


This course will be an inquiry into the nature of schizophrenia and
mood disorders.  Topics covered will include: 1) History,
classification, and diagnosis of schizophrenia and mood disorders, 2)
Clinical features and course, 3) Subjective experience and
social/cultural impact, 4) Epidemiology and Genetics,  5) Assessment,
6) Perceptual, cognitive, affective, and motoric disturbances, 7)
Biological correlates,  8) Behavioral and pharmacological treatment,
8) Cellular models,  9) Etiology.  Grades will be based on
participation, presentations on topics, and written assignments.