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Psychopharmacology for Counselors

CLC 7758
Semester Credit Hours Faculty Modality Meeting Time Location

Spring 2022

3

N/A

Cancelled

Cancelled

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Summer 2022

3

A. Donofrio

In-Person

TH: 8:00 AM – 4:15 PM

July 7, 14, 21, 28; Aug. 4, 11

ASH

Fall 2022

N/A

N/A

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Spring 2023

N/A

N/A

N/A

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This course will explore the varied biological mechanisms commonly associated with the expression of psychological disorders and their relationship to pharmacological treatments. Students will be introduced to general principles of neurobiology, normative brain function, pathophysiological processes, and the major categories of psychotropic medications. Consideration will be given to professional and ethical boundaries when integrating psychopharmacology knowledge into counseling practice.Prerequisites: CLC 5511 Human Growth and Development, CLC 7729 Differential Diagnosis

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