NPSY 757 - Psychopathology for Counselors
Class Session: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - Monday, April 30, 2018
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Instructor: David Leach
Theoretical background for understanding causes, symptomatology, and preferred treatment approaches for disorders identified in DSM-IV, the standard reference of the American Psychiatric Association. Prepares students to diagnose and treat mental health conditions.
Course will be delivered by web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect and Blackboard. To facilitate in-class communication when using Adobe Connect, all on-line students will be required to have a working microphone. All students must be present, either in person or online, for the class sessions on Wednesdays, 7:30-10:00 pm. Students may attend classes at Medical Park 15 room B17; all other students may view classes via the internet. For students viewing the class live online, the Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information
Students enrolled in Rehabilitation classes are required to attend in-person session(s) on Distance Education Weekend in Fall and Spring semesters and other lab time as designated by the professor. MRC students are required to attend the Annual Student Meeting Day in August.
Course Delivery Type
A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc. Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(One or more synchronous components will REQUIRE meeting face-to-face or Online).
See course syllabus for materials information.
Information is accurate as of August 17, 2018, 4:51 am (Subject to change)
Special Fee Notification
Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.