SWRK 630 Adult Mental Health (3 credits)

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Offered by: Social Work (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Social Work : The objective of this course will be to familiarize students with theories of psychopathology including diagnostic systems, the history of the study of psychopathology and treatment of mental illness. Emphasis will be placed on understanding abnormal behaviour in adults (e.g. anxiety and posttraumatic stress disorders, substance abuse, psychotic disorders and affective disorders and somatization disorders).

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Sarilee Kahn, Katherine Maurer (Winter)