2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

PSY 340 Introduction to Clinical Psychology

Includes discussion of how clinical psychologists assess symptoms of psychopathology, diagnose mental disorders, conceptualize clients' symptom reports and develop treatment plans. Students not taught how to do assessment or psychotherapy but will learn about assessment and psychotherapy approaches used by clinical psychologists. Purpose is to provide opportunity to integrate material learned in other courses and to learn more about the field of clinical psychology. Prerequisite: PSY 240 and PSY 330.