Department Information

Chair:
Dr. Judith Ouellette
Old Main, Room 132
Phone: 607-753-4218
Fax: 607-753-5738

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Course Detail

PSY 435 - Health Psychology

An overview of topics in health psychology, including an examination of the research theory and methods of health psychology. Addresses the contributions of psychology to understanding the antecedents of health, illness and related dysfunctions such as substance abuse, the determinants of health promotion, the prevention of illness, and coping. Not open to those having credit for HLH 394.

Prerequisites: PSY 101, six additional credit hours in psychology.

(3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code O = offered occasionally
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.