- Module code: PS351
- Credits: 5
- Semester: 1
- Department: PSYCHOLOGY
- Coordinator: Dr Brenda O'Connell (PSYCHOLOGY)
Conceptualizations of mental health; the concept of 'abnormality' in psychology; key theoretical paradigms in understanding mental health; the social context of mental health and illness; the classification of psychological disorders including psychosis, mood disorders, anxiety disorders and personality disorders; current evidence regarding aetiology, prevention and treatment of common disorders; the lived experience of mental illness. Module Objectives: To introduce students to the key conceptual approaches to understanding mental health and current evidence regarding the aetiology, diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders.
On successful completion of the module, students should be able to:
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