Description
REHABILITATION PSYCHOLOGY
This course explores rehabilitation psychology and the target population of this clinical psychology specialty, individuals with chronic illness and disability. Psychology and health professionals, regardless of their chosen career profession, will encounter persons with chronic illness and disability (CID). This course provides an overview of key concepts in working with individuals with CID, a discussion of different populations presenting with CID, and examination of evidence based approaches to intervention, and a review of diverse contexts in which counseling and psychology professions treat and interact with persons with CID.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HRS 1515
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
SHRS - Graduate Education
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring