PSYCH 450. Health Psychology. 3 Credits.
This course examines how health, illness, and medicine can be studied from a psychological perspective. Topics include coping with stress, leading a healthy lifestyle, factors influencing smoking, alcohol use, and exercise, the patient-practitioner interaction, and chronic and terminal illness.
P: junior status; Psych 102 AND Psych 300 or Comm Sci 301 or Hum Dev 302