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PSYC 236B Valuescience: Shedding Illusion to Live and Die Well (PSYC 136B)
Apply scientific methods and principles to discern and realize value. Read history, philosophy, ecology, economics, sociology, linguistics and psychology pertinent to emergence of valuescience as foundation for an increasing range of human action. Explore perceptual, cognitive, and cultural impediments to valuescience, strategies for overcoming these, and personal and social benefits of doing so. .... More Description for PSYC 236B
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 3-4 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Schrom, D. (PI)
PSYC 239 Understanding Relationships: A Couples and Family Therapy Perspective (PSYC 139)
Considers the premises of the family-systems approach to intimate and family relationships, drawing on concepts from psychology, psychiatry, neurobiology, anthropology, and organizational behavior. Examines relationship formation and commitment, intimacy and sexuality, family development and structure, interpersonal conflict and communication, historical patterns and legacies, gender and power, an.... More Description for PSYC 239
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Rait, D. (PI)
PSYC 240 Leadership and Innovation in Mental Healthcare
The WHO estimates that by 2030 mental health conditions will be the #1 cause of disease burden globally. The field of mental healthcare is ripe for improvement and innovation, including education and prevention, increasing access, collaborative care, decreasing stigma, technology, and more just policies. This course guides students to think about mental health through the lens of leadership and in.... More Description for PSYC 240
Instructors: Rait, D. (PI)
PSYC 247 Principles and Practices in Care of the Dying
Detailed, systematic survey of a generalized terminal illness and elaboration of the basic principles underlying approaches to the care of the dying. Particular attention is paid to problem areas involving medical ethics and multi-culture. Practical strategies for managing the special medical and emotional problems that arise in the care of the dying patient. There may be guest speakers and patien.... More Description for PSYC 247
Instructors: Rait, D. (PI)
PSYC 249SI Psyched: Psychiatry Careers and Mental Health Perspectives for Medicine
In this lunchtime discussion series, students will explore psychiatry subspecialty career through the personal perspectives and narratives of attending psychiatrists from a variety of practice settings. Special sessions will vary by year but have previously featured residency panel discussions, augmented reality simulations of psychosis, and motivational interviewing workshops.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
PSYC 250 Methodology of Research in Behavioral Sciences
Statistical and methodological issues in twomajor psychiatric research themes: clinical psychiatric research (Aut), neuroimaging research (Win), and statistical genetics and general statistical modeling (Spr). Autumn series includes: basics of inferential statistics, group comparison, analysis of variance, regression analysis, multivariate analysis, and longitudinal analysis in the context of psy.... More Description for PSYC 250
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 1-3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
PSYC 277SI Behavioral Science Perspectives in Medicine
In this lunchtime discussion series, students will explore psychiatry and behavioral science topics relevant to medicine through the personal perspectives of attending psychiatrists and other specialists in behavioral health from a variety of practice settings. Some examples of topics in the winter quarter are advances in interventional psychiatry, the interplay between social issues and mental he.... More Description for PSYC 277SI
PSYC 282 The Literature of Psychosis (ANTHRO 82P, HUMBIO 162L, PSYC 82)
One of the great gifts of literature is its ability to give us insight into the internal worlds of others. This is particularly true of that state clinicians call "psychosis." But psychosis is a complex concept. It can be terrifying and devastating for patients and families, and yet shares characteristics with other, less pathological states, such as mysticism and creativity. How then ca.... More Description for PSYC 282
Terms: 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 3-5 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Mason, D. (PI)
PSYC 286 Culture and Madness: Anthropological and Psychiatric Approaches to Mental Illness (ANTHRO 186, ANTHRO 286, HUMBIO 146)
Unusual mental phenomena have existed throughout history and across cultures. Taught by an anthropologist and psychiatrist, this course explores how different societies construct the notions of "madness": What are the boundaries between "normal" and "abnormal", reason and unreason, mind and body, diversity and disease? nnOptional: The course will be taught in conjunc.... More Description for PSYC 286
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 3-5 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
PSYC 290 Teaching in Psychiatry
Practical experience in teaching by serving as a teaching assistant in a psychiatry course. Unit values are allotted individually to reflect the level of teaching responsibility assigned to the student.
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn 2017-2018 Winter 2017-2018 Summer 2017-2018 Spring | Units: 1-10 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Pelayo, R. (PI), Kesler, ....More Instructors for PSYC 290
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