PSYC 118 PZ -Health Psychology

Institution: Pitzer

Description: This course will focus on psychological approaches to health and disease. Using theories in health psychology (biopsychosocial model and diathesis-stress model), behavioral components of major illnesses and cause of death and disability will be explored. The course will also cover psychological techniques used to prevent or manage health problems, including changing health habits, coping with stress, and pain management. Prerequisite: Psyc 10. Majors only; others by permission.

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 010 PZ Please also check the current course schedule for requirements.

Note(s): Satisfies: CLI.

For up-to-date information on current course offerings and details, please refer to the Pitzer class schedule on MyCampus2 Portal.

This course information is from the 2023-2024 Pitzer Catalog. View this catalog.

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