PSYE316 Psychopathology



• To present the basic phenomena in psychopathology, terms, prognosis, related research and prevention;

• To learn the Classification systems and their application.

• To develop an understanding of aetiology of various mental health symptoms and illnesses and the general explanatory theories for the mental diseases.

• To introduce the groups of the mental disorders and their symptomatology, course, prognosis, main therapy strategies

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Психология (на английски език)


доц. Маргарита Станкова  д-р

Описание на курса:


The students know:

• the basic terms in psychopathology and their meaning;

• phenomena in psychopathology, their origins and explanations;

• classification systems;

• mental diseases, groups of symptoms, syndromes and general therapy strategies.

Предварителни изисквания:

Форми на провеждане:

Учебни форми:

Език, на който се води курса:

Теми, които се разглеждат в курса:

Литература по темите:

1. Kaplan, H., B. Sadock,J. Grebb, 1994 Synopsis of Psychiatry, W&W

2. Hersen, M., Turner, S. M. (ed.), 1991 Adult psychopathology and diagnosis, New York: Wiley

3. Maxmen, J. S. 1986, Essential psychopathology, New York: Norton

4. Lemma, A., 1996, Introduction to psychopathology, London: Sage Publications

5. Butcher, J. M., Hooley, J.M., Mineka, S. 2014 Abnormal Psychology (16th ed.). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.

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