Psychology and Brain Sciences | Mood Disorders
P657 | 15406 | O'Donnell


Course objectives.  This course will be an inquiry into the nature of
schizophrenia and related disorders.  Topics covered will include: 1)
History, classification, and diagnosis of schizophrenia spectrum
disorders (schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorders, schizophreniform
personality 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 interventions, 8) Cellular models,  9) Etiology.
Grades will be based on participation, presentations on topics, and
one paper.