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This required course examines dysfunctional behavior in the context of developmental and environmental stresses. Ego psychology as a personality theory is considered as a means to understanding the development of adaptive and maladaptive ego functioning. This course surveys the varied manifestations of adult psychopathology including psychotic disorders, personality disorders, adjustment disorders, affective disorders, eating disorders and addiction.

Prerequisites: SWK 705, 706, 741, and 742

Program: Social Work

Credit: 3

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SWK-494

Senior Seminar

This course taken in the final semester of…

Social Work

Credits 3

SWK-495

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Social Work

Credits 1-5

SWK-499

Independent Study

Intensive supervised study and research on topics of…

Social Work

Credits 1-3

SWK-595

Special Topics

Grading System: letter grades only.

Social Work

Credits 1-3

SWK-308

Human Behavior and…

The course explores human behavior in communities, organizations…

Social Work

Credits 3

SWK-318

Human Diversity

This course provides students an opportunity for examination…

Social Work

Credits 3