Psychotic Episodes & Reality
- An interest in learning about psychotic disorders and best psychotherapies for treatment
Learn about what happens when people lose touch with reality and how to treat psychotic problems. Understand the five different patterns of schizophrenia and the best ways to help clients with the condition. Develop an understanding of the causes of the condition and the developmental patterns shown by age, social class and gender. Appreciate the psychotherapies that lead to the best possible outcomes. Put schizophrenia into perspective.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone with an interest in abnormal psychology and the best therapies for treating psychotic symptoms.
I have a Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Chicago and I'm a full-time faculty member in the Psychology Department at a large state university in California. I have taught at the college level for more than 20 years. I teach both in-person and online. Currently, I lecture on Abnormal Psychology, Critical Thinking, and the Field Placement Courses on a regular basis for students at our university. I love being with students in any sort of learning environment.