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Graduate Catalog 2010-11 
Graduate Catalog 2010-11 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSY 6590 - Treatment of Anxiety Disorders

This course provides a review of selected anxiety disorders and their treatment. Specific treatment techniques will be reviewed in detail and their relevance to theory and empirical literature discussed. Through lecture, demonstration, and audio-visual presentations the course addresses basic approaches to understanding anxious behavior and associated emotions. Also covered are historical and scientific concerns, paradigms for the study of anxiety, classification and assessment of anxiety, and research methods appropriate for the study of anxiety. Finally, the course examines the role played by anxiety across several disorders otherwise officially classified. The course is conducted in seminar fashion and student participation is expected and encouraged.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisites: PSY 6200.

Credits: 3 hrs.

Notes: Open to Graduate Students Only.

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