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Yale University: PSYC 110 – Lecture 18

Lecture 18: What Happens When Things Go Wrong: Mental Illness, Part I

Professor Susan Nolen-Hoeksema describes how modern clinical psychology both identifies and treats various mental disorders. Particular focus is placed upon mood disorders such as bipolar disorder and depression, including current diagnostic criteria and current practices for treatment.

Chapter 1. Introduction to Dr Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
Chapter 2. Behavioral Criteria for Accessing Mental Disorders
Chapter 3. Unipolar Disorders
Chapter 4. Bipolar Disorders
Chapter 5. Statistics for Depression
Chapter 6. Biological, Cognitive and Interpersonal Theories and Treatments