GPSA181 Psychopathology: Severe Emotional Disorders (3 credits)

GPSA181 Psychopathology: Severe Emotional Disorders (3 credits)

Thursday | 4:50-7:00pm GPSA181/ Psychopathology, Silver (suite 205)

This course examines psychopathology of severe emotional disorders from the perspective of both the DSM, psychoanalytic theory and biography. Literature and clinical material will provide a view from the diagnostician and those who are impacted. The DSM will be paired with first-hand accounts and psychodynamic understandings of symptoms clusters. The class will examine implications for treatment. Basic diagnostic skills will be applied to case material.