Sep 30, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)
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CPSY 8781 - Psychopathology From a Clinical Perspective


(5 cr.)
Students in this course are provided with an in-depth examination of current theory and research associated with major psychological disorders and their expression, course, prevalence, and diagnosis. They explore the primary classification systems in terms of their applicability and limitations, as well as the factors that impact the assessment and diagnosis of disorders along a continuum of mental health. Application of the diagnostic criteria to case analysis is emphasized, along with special consideration when using various modalities in the assessment and diagnosis of mental health disorders.



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