Child and Adolescent Psychopathology   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

PY 575 - Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

Prerequisite(s): PY 4241   and PY 437  and PY 4231 . This course offers an in-depth exploration of the syndromes of psychopathology observed in children and adolescents. In addition to examining the descriptive characteristics of each syndrome, leading etiological theories and relevant research are considered. Epidemiological trends and developmental factors relevant to clinical work with children and adolescents are also studied. (2 credits)