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Psychopathology- I: Course Outline(APsy-409)

the scientific study of mental disorders, features of people's mental health considered collectively.

Course Outline

Unit 1

Introduction to Abnormal Psychology

Criteria of Normality and Abnormality

Diagnostic classification system  DSM and ICD

History of abnormal Psychology

Unit 2


Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders

Bipolar and related disorders

Depressive disorders, Anxiety disorders

Obsessive compulsive and related disorders

Trauma and stressor related disorders

Dissociative disorders

Somatic symptoms and related disorders

Feeding and eating disorders

Elimination disorders, Sleep wake disorders

Sexual dysfunctions, Gender dysphoria

Disruptive impulse control and related disorders

Substance related and additive disorders

Neuro-cognitive disorders

Personality disorders, Paraphilic disorders

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