2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 26, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 342 - Violence toward the Self


This course includes an in depth study of suicide and self-harm behaviors.  The initial portion of the course defines the continuum of self-harm and is multidisciplinary in nature examining sociological, religious, and philosophical perspectives of self-directed violence.  The latter portion delves into the psychological literature including theories and empirical research addressing clinical description, assessment, etiology, and prevention and treatment techniques for self-harm and suicidal behaviors. 
Lecture
Credits: 3
Not Open To Freshmen
Oral Intensive. Offered in the Fall Semester