Introduction to Psychology

Yale Course , Prof. Paul Bloom

Lecture 19: What Happens When Things Go Wrong: Mental Illness - II

Download:    | Mov | Audio
 
Lecture Details :

This lecture continues to cover one of the most salient areas within the field of psychology known as psychopathology, or clinical psychology. Following a discussion of the different ways of defining mental illness, Professor Bloom reviews several classes of clinical diagnoses including schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, dissociative disorders, and personality disorders. The lecture concludes with a brief introduction to therapy.

Course Description :

Introduction - Foundations: This Is Your Brain - Foundations: Freud - Foundations: Skinner - What Is It Like to Be a Baby: The Development of Thought - How Do We Communicate?: Language in the Brain, Mouth - Conscious of the Present; Conscious of the Past: Language - Conscious of the Present; Conscious of the Past - Evolution, Emotion, and Reason: Love - Evolution, Emotion, and Reason: Evolution and Rationality - Evolution, Emotion, and Reason: Emotions - Why Are People Different?: Differences - What Motivates Us: Sex - A Person in the World of People: Morality - A Person in the World of People: Self and Other - What Happens When Things Go Wrong: Mental Illness - The Good Life: Happiness

Other Resources

These Free Lectures are licensed under a Creative Commons License by Yale University

COURSE Reviews

5 Stars 110
4 Stars 18
3 Stars 14
2 Stars 14
1 Stars 25
4 Overall Ratings
Top