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PSYC 438 Self-Injury and Suicide

PSYC 438  Self-Injury and Suicide  Units: 3.00  

Why do people intentionally hurt themselves? In this course, students will develop an advanced scientific understanding of suicide and non-suicidal self-injury. We will focus on: (a) definition, phenomenology, assessment, and epidemiology; (b) modern theories; (c) transdiagnostic risk factors; and (d) intervention, prevention, and postvention.
LEARNING HOURS 120 (18S;30aO;72P).

Requirements: Prerequisite PSYC 203 and PSYC 236. Exclusion PSYC 480 (Topic Title: Self-Injury and Suicide).  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science